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Meaning of "doctorly" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DOCTORLY

doctorly  [ˈdɒktərlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DOCTORLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Doctorly is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES DOCTORLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of doctorly in the English dictionary

The definition of doctorly in the dictionary is having the qualities or characteristics of a doctor.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DOCTORLY


hectorly
ˈhektərlɪ
interiorly
ɪnˈtɪərɪərlɪ
intracellularly
ˌɪntrəˈsɛljʊlərlɪ
monocularly
mɒˈnɒkjʊlərlɪ
muscularly
ˈmʌskjʊlərlɪ
oracularly
ɒˈrækjʊlərlɪ
orbicularly
ɔːˈbɪkjʊlərlɪ
panderly
ˈpændərlɪ
pastorly
ˈpɑːstərlɪ
porterly
ˈpɔːtərlɪ
readerly
ˈriːdərlɪ
rectangularly
rɛktˈæŋɡjʊlərlɪ
sexangularly
sɛksˈæŋɡjʊlərlɪ
souterly
ˈsuːtərlɪ
specularly
ˈspɛkjʊlərlɪ
spinsterly
ˈspɪnstərlɪ
tartarly
ˈtɑːtərlɪ
teacherly
ˈtiːtʃərlɪ
whoremasterly
ˈhɔːˌmɑːstərlɪ
yonderly
ˈjɒndərlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DOCTORLY

doctor
Doctor Martens
Doctor of Philosophy
Doctor of the Church
Doctor´s Commons
doctor´s degree
doctoral
doctoral dissertation
doctoral thesis
doctorand
doctorate
doctoress
doctorial
doctoring
doctorless
doctorship
doctrinaire
doctrinairism
doctrinal
doctrinal theology

WORDS THAT END LIKE DOCTORLY

actorly
anteriorly
exteriorly
inferiorly
majorly
neighborly
poorly
posteriorly
priorly
sailorly
superiorly
traitorly
ulteriorly
unneighborly

Synonyms and antonyms of doctorly in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «doctorly» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DOCTORLY

Find out the translation of doctorly to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of doctorly from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «doctorly» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

doctorly
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

doctorly
570 millions of speakers

English

doctorly
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

doctorly
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

doctorly
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

doctorly
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

doctorly
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

doctorly
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

doctorly
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Doktor
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

doctorly
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

doctorly
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

doctorly
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dhokter
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

doctorly
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

doctorly
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

डॉक्टरेटने
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

doctorly
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

doctorly
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

doctorly
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

doctorly
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

doctorly
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

doctorly
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

doctorly
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

doctorly
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

doctorly
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of doctorly

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DOCTORLY»

The term «doctorly» is normally little used and occupies the 147.264 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DOCTORLY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about doctorly

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DOCTORLY»

Discover the use of doctorly in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to doctorly and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
How Not to Be My Patient: A Physician's Secrets for Staying ...
A recent study at several medical centers including the Cooper Clinic (a leader in exercise research) showed just how powerful a little doctorly advice about exercise can be. Participants who received just eighteen minutes of health education ...
Edward T. Creagan, 2003
2
Florence 98
The second title, “Doctorly Destructiveness or Chemical Creativity,” bends this subject to the needs of our conference. The use of medication in psychoanalytic situations can be either creative or destructive and sometimes, in measure, both.
Mary Ann Mattoon, 1999
3
The imperial encyclopaedic dictionary: a new and exhaustive ...
Coma in, at last, with a doctorly wipe of ' Adduci non possum ut sequar;' I cannot go with them." — Bp. Halt: Hon. <tf Marr. Clergy, i. 5. 2. Scholarly, learned. " The doctourly prelates were no more no often called to the house." — Fox.- Life of ...
Robert Hunter, 1901
4
The Death of Maria Chavarria: One Man's Journey from Doctor ...
The chief was a doctorly man in a doctorly setting, a patrician. He was smoothed by age and creased by smile and exuded the confidence of a man who had lived his life without regret. We met in George Trader's oflice and the administrator, ...
John G. Deaton, 2012
5
Sympathy for the Devil: Curing Cancer Is Hellishly Hard Work
Damien Laber was filmed in a variety of doctorly poses doing various doctorly things. Whilst he was doing that, Paula Bates was interviewed in her laboratory expounding the virtues of nucleolin. And Don Miller appeared in a dark suit, hishair ...
Gary Acton, 2013
6
The Beginner's Goodbye
Doctorly.” “For instance, one time he said, 'Everything Ieat tastes too salty. Why doyou thinkthat could be?' Isaid,'I have no idea.' Hesaid, 'No, really:why?' 'Maybe itis too salty,' I said. He said,'No, other peopledon't think so. Is there anything ...
Anne Tyler, 2012
7
Nietzsche's Revolution
He makes this pronunciation on the basis of his doctorly credentials: “A reversion, a return in any sense or degree is simply not possible. We physiologists know that.”11 Modern men simply could not survive the conditions of previous ages ...
C. Heike Schotten, 2009
8
Seeing Chekhov: Life and Art
No doubt Chekhov had had a 'doctorly self-awareness' in his dress."25 A number of items in Chekhov's study serve the purpose of maintaining that "doctorly self- awareness," and of showing his doctor's self to others. But there is more that can  ...
Michael C. Finke, 2005
9
William Tyndale: A Biography
It might be thought that there could have been nothing in the Walshes' possession of a copy of the Enchiridion that might have caused the 'doctorly prelates' as Foxe calls them in the 1563 edition, no longer to be welcome. Erasmus was not ...
David Daniell, 2001
10
Of Two Minds: An Anthropologist Looks at American Psychiatry
Doctors, on the other hand, are powerfully enculturated into the belief that there is a doctorly manner, that looking like a doctor is important, and that those with more experience are usually right. It follows, then, that the power of doctorly ...
T.M. Luhrmann, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DOCTORLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term doctorly is used in the context of the following news items.
1
John Ellison Saves Antoine On 'Complications' & That Act Might …
Part of it stems from his doctorly duty, while another component is potentially to save a child who in some ways may remind him of his daughter. But a huge factor ... «Bustle, Jun 15»
2
Smiley: Late warning
As I was walking around the slaughterhouse with my head up high, trying to impress with my doctorly garb, the employees were obviously not ... «The Advocate, Jun 15»
3
Why We Love Clara Oswald
He goes back to clar's childhood and fives her the whole fear speech, albeit in his own, doctorly way, and goes bact to the TARDIS... But then ... «Doctor Who TV, Apr 15»
4
Sizing up 'Avengers' midway through
Recent production:In his doctorly capacity, half-listening to Stark unburden himself in a witty “Iron Man 3” kicker. Needs improvement: His ... «Boston Globe, Apr 15»
5
BWW Reviews: THREEPENNY OPERA at Villanova Goes Back to …
... redolent of David Tennant - it's a similarity to Tennant's stage work and not the mere fact of a Doctorly pinstriped suit that creates the identity. «Broadway World, Apr 15»
6
'Grey's Anatomy' Recap: Amelia Risks Her Own Life To Save Dr …
As she's planting radiation seeds (or something doctorly and scientific like that) she is having trouble because of the protective gloves she has ... «Hollywood Life, Mar 15»
7
How to get on 'The Pat Kenny Show'
... a combination of reassuring voices that constitutes the radio equivalent of calming a nervous patient with doctorly authority. Only one of the ... «Village, Feb 15»
8
Valley fever is taking a toll on California prisoners — and it's the …
A Berkeley- and Stanford-trained physician and epidemiologist, she strikes a very doctorly figure: lightly graying hair, studious glasses, and the ... «Grist, Feb 15»
9
Attention: A Muscle to Strengthen
After years of practicing medicine in a more traditional Western sense left him feeling like he was missing the bigger picture in his doctorly goal ... «The Atlantic, Jan 15»
10
Like Bridesmaids without the women or wit: The Wedding Ringer …
“Any time the watery-willed Diana floats anywhere near this doctorly dreamboat, the diagnosis is a terminal case of true love forever, with some ... «Herald Sun, Jan 15»

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