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  • adv. In an unmistakable manner; unquestionably.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an unmistakable manner; so as not to be mistaken. Also unmistakeably.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a signal manner
  • adv. without possibility of mistake


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unmistakable +‎ -ly


  • What we have here, unmistakably, is unequivocal, opinionated judgment, also this: "The Friends of Meager Fortune (2006) is one of the greatest of all Canadian novels," "drawing a world that contains every quality ever imagined in mud and God," rooting humour in illogical thinking, and bursting with joy emerging from tragedy not in spite of it.

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  • Feminists doing this — slandering a woman, and doing so in unmistakably sexist terms.

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  • It is, in short, unmistakably different from what happens when Missouri plays Bowling Green.

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  • Those born without a tag unmistakably ticketing them and their positions in the world were perforce ticketed.

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  • The breath, for that matter, was more than anything else, the look in his daughter's eyes -- the look with which he SAW her take in exactly what had occurred in her absence: Mrs. Rance's pursuit of him to this remote locality, the spirit and the very form, perfectly characteristic, of his acceptance of the complication -- the seal set, in short, unmistakably, on one of Maggie's anxieties.

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  • Then there's Deb, a name unmistakably familiar in the city's northern fringes.

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  • She was watching me with an expression unmistakably of repressed anxiety and excitement, and as our eyes met, hers shone with a certain agitation, as of some odd consciousness shared with me.

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  • The composition opens with an introduction in slow time, the first phrase unmistakably being the voice of the man conveying to the lady an invitation to dance.

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  • But there is a second step in Christian experience, which I wish also to describe in a nutshell and to define as unmistakably as I described and defined the first.

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  • Justice Alito's opinion said that ruling "unmistakably" required the court likewise to overturn laws in Chicago and its suburb of Oak Park, Ill., that limited handgun possession.

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