Definitions

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  • adv. So as to thwart.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a thwarting or obstructing manner; so as to thwart.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Perversely; in an opposing or baffling manner.

Etymologies

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thwarting +‎ -ly

Examples

  • This is the part that often is the most interesting - and the most thwartingly illusive, because, as I have mentioned before in disclaimers, the drafts were never meant to be historical documentation.

    Archive 2009-03-01

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