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synonyms for combatively

  • fiercely
  • forcefully
  • forcibly
  • intensely
  • powerfully
  • strongly
  • vigorously
  • compellingly
  • disturbingly
  • extremely
  • overwhelmingly
  • rebelliously
  • riotously
  • stormily
  • turbulently

antonyms for combatively

MOST RELEVANT
  • weakly
  • gently
  • mildly
  • peacefully
  • quietly
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How to use combatively in a sentence

"The easiest gait in the world," put in Bob, combatively, disregarding the tails.
A TAR-HEEL BARONMABELL SHIPPIE CLARKE PELTON
"David's perfectly free to do whatever he likes," she answered, a shade combatively.
SONIA BETWEEN TWO WORLDSSTEPHEN MCKENNA
"I drink as much clear water as is good for a man of my constitution," said the judge combatively.
THE PRODIGAL JUDGEVAUGHAN KESTER
Claud started, tossed his head combatively, while an eager light broke over his face.
THE TREE OF KNOWLEDGEMRS. BAILLIE REYNOLDS
"You ask it and see if I'm not," retorted Jimmy combatively.
MIXED FACESROY NORTON
He stood upon the other side of the case, eying them combatively.
THE FORTIETH DOORMARY HASTINGS BRADLEY
The witness answered combatively, and in this mood he made a better impression than he did on his direct examination.
THE GRAYSONSEDWARD EGGLESTON
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WORDS RELATED TO COMBATIVELY

  • combatively
  • compellingly
  • disturbingly
  • extremely
  • fiercely
  • forcefully
  • forcibly
  • intensely
  • overwhelmingly
  • powerfully
  • rebelliously
  • riotously
  • stormily
  • strongly
  • turbulently
  • vigorously
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.