Definitions

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  • adv. In this way.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In this manner; thus.

Etymologies

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From thus +‎ -wise.

Examples

  • ID, thuswise, is going to suddenly take off, like Darwinism (finally) did.

    Big ideas take time

  • Well, I see it thuswise: Congress is charged with providing for the arming of the militia.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » An Act for the Relief of Sick and Disabled Seamen

  • Now, Meaney's fourth Chapter ‘Earth 1926 AD’ ends thuswise: Not so far away, where the small town of Berchtesgaden crouched amid Bavarian forest, a small feverish man was alone in his room, surrounded by dark insanely energetic paintings, the product of his own hand and strange imaginings.

    Archive 2010-01-01

  • Here, I pondered thuswise: There's something or things about this series has resulted not just in many people reading them, but a good number falling in love with them too.

    Archive 2010-06-01

  • Instead wonder: in what way is it the action of the noble, the elite, the best "...in every noble morality it counts as a weakness..." thuswise timidly to accede in this evolutionary law?

    Archive 2007-08-01

  • Had one of the Guardsmen been inclined to assist me with a rhyme to the tune of "Mandalay," he might have sinned thuswise:

    A Yeoman's Letters Third Edition

  • Japanese idea, the Western edition would work out somewhat thuswise.

    Impressions of a War Correspondent

  • Or take his life thuswise, though to me were it easy; 680

    The Tale of Beowulf Sometime King of the Folk of the Weder Geats

  • It sent me to Holland thuswise: about five hundred Famine Area children were coming from Vienna to England, and I was invited to become one of the escort.

    A Dominie in Doubt

  • "It happened thuswise," he answered, breaking out into fresh eloquence, with fantastic similes and expressions of which I can give only the spirit.

    Now It Can Be Told

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