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  • adv. In an immovable manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In an immovable manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an immovable manner; so as not to be moved or altered; unalterably; unchangeably.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. so as to be incapable of moving

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Examples

  • "Yes," said he, giving her his hand; "if I could not, then ----" he did not finish his sentence, but fixed his eyes with a stern expression immovably on her.

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  • It's unhealthy to build them, and it's unhealthy if they are immovably there from the beginning.

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  • "You haven't scalded the dishcloth in clean hot water as I told you to do," said Marilla immovably.

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  • Before the NINNY becomes immovably entrenched, the real history of the Iraqi campaign needs to be told.

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  • Silently, immovably, they saw each other face to face—eye to eye.

    DARKWATER

  • Rockwell remains resolutely, immovably on the mild side even when he goes "serious," as in his famous "Four Freedoms" series from 1942.

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  • So what happens when the irresistible desire to be different meets immovably similar tastes?

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  • Every day, even whilst this government is in it's death throes, the Left immovably institutionalises itself with such devastating success that one really can't believe there is nobody behind such coordination.

    Tony Blair: The Next Labour Prime Minister?

  • In time, the company began putting live rattlesnakes in its strongboxes and molding silver coins into immovably heavy seven-hundred-pound cannonballs to deter Harris and such fellow highwaymen as Rattlesnake Dick and Black Bart from lifting them.

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  • Bill Williams, rigid with unvented anger, stood as if planted immovably and insisted on seeing whoever was now in charge.

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