Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In a puissant manner; powerfully; potently.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb In a puissant manner; powerfully; with great strength.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb In a puissant manner; powerfully; with great strength.

Etymologies

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puissant +‎ -ly

Examples

  • That teaching is sharing, puissantly bareing the soul, airing weaknesses, caring as bold in its basics as love is revealing; all this is done in an aegus of trust, a vaporous scroll much older than reason.

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  • And acquired qualities are always less puissantly exercised, less effective in the results obtained.

    Balzac

  • It invaded all circles with its lowering expedience; and he who was to depict its effects most puissantly did not escape its thrall.

    Balzac

  • And acquired qualities are always less puissantly exercised, less effective in the results obtained.

    Balzac

  • It invaded all circles with its lowering expedience; and he who was to depict its effects most puissantly did not escape its thrall.

    Balzac

  • And acquired qualities are always less puissantly exercised, less effective in the results obtained.

    Balzac

  • It invaded all circles with its lowering expedience; and he who was to depict its effects most puissantly did not escape its thrall.

    Balzac

  • But, for all their denial, it lives and puissantly reigns.

    Apologia Diffidentis

  • He overcame him then mightily, when he threw him puissantly out of his lordship which had thrown out by force our forefather.

    The Golden Legend, vol. 5

  • And as it is said, he made the plagues of Egypt, he departed and divided the Red Sea, he led the people of Israel by the desert and set them in the land of promission, he is had among the company of holy angels as bannerer, and bearing the sign of our Lord, he shall slay by the commandment of God, right puissantly, Antichrist that shall be in the Mount of Olivet.

    The Golden Legend, vol. 5

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