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feelingly

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Pronunciation: /ˈfiːlɪŋli
 
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Definition of feelingly in English:

adverb

(Of the expression of a feeling or opinion) in a heartfelt way: ‘Thank goodness,’ she said feelingly
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  • 'The painter must be anonymous, a servant,' he says, feelingly.
  • Julia Helgewald describes feelingly, and with scholarship, the myriad uses, religious, ornamental and utilitarian, to which water has been put.
  • Colleagues have written feelingly of how, in 30 years of government service, Sanjivi always refused to put status above need.

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Word of the day Sprachgefühl
Pronunciation: ˈʃprɑːxɡəˌfuːl
noun
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