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Usually, at such times, she buried it determinedly under work.

The next morning she was coolly polite and Dillon determinedly genial.

No, Charlie,” she went on determinedly, “I stand by my boys.

Bentley squared his shoulders and spoke quietly and determinedly.

He knew he was lying, knew that the other knew it too, but he went on determinedly.

"I'll try to be unselfish, even though I am a failure," she said determinedly.

But he takes them down again, gently but determinedly, and compels her to hear him.

By the time he went to sleep he knew that he was determinedly ugly.

Notwithstanding the fineness of the evening, this day is determinedly rainy.

"Well, they haven't any right to disarm us," returned the youth, determinedly.

WORD ORIGIN

1560s, "decided," past participle adjective from determine. Meaning "limited" is from c.1600; that of "characterized by resolution" is from c.1600, of actions; 1772, of persons.

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