Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In an unceasing manner; without intermission or cessation; continually.

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  • adverb without ceasing (stopping), continuously

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  • adverb with unflagging resolve

Etymologies

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From unceasing + -ly.

Examples

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  • "I don't know any shanties", said Tom unceasingly.

    February 27, 2007