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  • adv. With thought or thinking.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • With thought or reflection; consciously; deliberately.


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thinking +‎ -ly


  • In lesson one we learned that it's "thinkingly" Catholic to defend politicians who justify sucking brains out of little children, as long as you condemn politicians who justify waterboarding.

    †Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam†

  • The poem and the lecture, then, combine to present an image of gardening or cultivation as a practice which, engaged in with an appropriate sensibility—-engaged in 'thinkingly', as Heidegger would say—-embodies more saliently than any other practice the truth of the relation between human beings, their world, and the 'ground’ from which the 'gift' or this world comes.


  • We may all go to the devil, but at least we can do it thinkingly.

    Wittenberg – review

  • The problem with the wackos like Bush and McCain is that they do not thinkingly wish America well.

    1898 Redux

  • This, when considered, is not really a difficult choice to anyone who thinkingly wishes America well.

    1898 Redux

  • Instead of being so happy about the NAS as some sort of group that sanctions anti-bristlecone remarks, you ought to more thinkingly look at what they said and if you endorse it all and what basis they have for their judgements.

    NAS Panel #2: Bristlecones « Climate Audit

  • But it is also evident that he never adhered thinkingly and systematically to the Origenistic doctrines.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 8: Infamy-Lapparent

  • Krauth was able thinkingly to write as he did is a problem which still awaits a satisfactory explanation.

    American Lutheranism Volume 2: The United Lutheran Church (General Synod, General Council, United Synod in the South)

  • (Aha! Milburd! you think yourself such a lady killer, that a .. this to myself, _thinkingly_).

    Happy-Thought Hall

  • -- We are going that way too? 'she added thinkingly.

    Wilfrid Cumbermede


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