[ vol-yoomd, -yuh md ]
/ ˈvɒl yumd, -yəmd /
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Supposedly vs. SupposablyHave you ever heard someone use the word supposably and wondered what they meant? Maybe it’s a synonym for supposedly? Or a mistake? Supposedly and supposably are often confused, perhaps most famously by Joey from Friends. Both of these words come from the English word suppose, which is a combination of sup- (a variant of sub- meaning “slightly,” “imperfectly,” “nearly”) and pose meaning “to assert, …
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Examples from the Web for volumed
Man socially is at least a three volumed work: however much longer the James-like pen of destiny may extend him.
She looked scornfully, though also with some surprise, round the volumed walls.New Grub Street|George Gissing
British Dictionary definitions for volumed
/ (ˈvɒljuːmd) /
(of literary works)
- consisting of or being in volumes
- (in combination)a three-volumed history
rare having bulk or volume
poetic forming a rounded mass
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