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For that reason, Aggie Lynch was not actively offensive, as were most of the others.

During the war Mr. Martin was actively and earnestly on the side of the Government.

He knew that the time had come when he must actively seek to help her.

Chebron and Amuba joined in the search as actively as the rest.

But, on the other hand, I bring proofs that are actively in his favour.

In such a crisis it is a case of every one being against us who is not actively with us.

In some cases as many as thirty machines were actively engaged.

Over 300 of those who left were actively connected with some church.

Instead of an actively benevolent there was an actively malevolent Europe.

During long hours this work was actively executed in silence.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1400, "secularly," from active + -ly (2). Meaning "vigorously" is early 15c.

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