from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In an unsubmissive manner.
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Yet I prayed for it submissively; but I am afraid my heart made its own cry unsubmissively.
'As for that,' said Felix, still unsubmissively, 'it is only what we have been doing, except for the name of the thing, for the last three years on the same means.'