momently

[ moh-muh nt-lee ]
/ ˈmoʊ mənt li /

adverb

with every moment; from moment to moment.
for a moment; momentarily.
at any moment; momentarily.

Nearby words

  1. moment of inertia,
  2. moment of sail,
  3. moment of truth,
  4. momentarily,
  5. momentary,
  6. momento,
  7. momentous,
  8. momentum,
  9. momism,
  10. momma

Origin of momently

First recorded in 1670–80; moment + -ly

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Word Origin and History for momently

momently

adv.

1670s, "moment to moment," from moment + -ly (2). Meaning "at any moment" is from 1775.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper