Origin of expressive
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Contemporary Examples of expressively
As Irwin expressively stated: “The devil may have worn Prada, but not this Pope.”Shocker: Pope Benedict's Red Shoes Weren't Prada
Misty White Sidell
March 1, 2013
Historical Examples of expressively
I don't want any more revenge,' said Miss Pecksniff, expressively.Life And Adventures Of Martin Chuzzlewit
And here Mrs. Nelligan uplifted her hands and eyes most expressively.The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. I (of II)
Charles James Lever
The vote in favor of the resolutions was expressively large.
They called mutely but expressively for the throat of the man who dared.The Place of Honeymoons
"He has called on him twice, sir," said Ripton, expressively.The Ordeal of Richard Feverel, Complete
c.1400, "tending to press out," from French expressif, from expres "clear, plain," from stem of Latin exprimere (see express (v.)). Meaning "full of expression" is from 1680s. Related: Expressively; expressiveness.