from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a restorative manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a restorative manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a manner or degree that tends to renew strength or vigor.


restorative +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)


  • Just the title of this post is restoratively courageous in the present environment.

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  • For the Bay Laurel -- _Laurus Nobilis_ of botanists -- happens to be not merely the evergreen, unfading plant into which Apollo metamorphosed, while pursuing, the maiden whom he loved, even as the poet, the artist turns into immortal shapes his own quite personal and transient moods, or as the fairest realities, nobly sought, are transformed, made evergreen and restoratively fragrant for all time in our memory and fancy.

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  • And he is to have it, not as a sacrament dispensed once for all and ended, but as a perpetual baptism, always distilling upon him, pledged to go with him, overliving his many faults and falls, and operating restoratively when it can not progressively, assisting repentances when it can not growths in good.

    Christian Nurture.

  • If you craved something restoratively cheerful after that,

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