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Meaning of "pruriently" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PRURIENTLY

pruriently  [ˈprʊərɪəntlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PRURIENTLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Pruriently is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES PRURIENTLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of pruriently in the English dictionary

The definition of pruriently in the dictionary is in a prurient way.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PRURIENTLY


brilliantly
ˈbrɪlɪəntlɪ
buoyantly
ˈbɔɪəntlɪ
conveniently
kənˈviːnɪəntlɪ
defiantly
dɪˈfaɪəntlɪ
disobediently
ˌdɪsəˈbiːdɪəntlɪ
ebulliently
ɪˈbʊlɪəntlɪ
esuriently
ɪˈsjʊərɪəntlɪ
expediently
ɪkˈspiːdɪəntlɪ
flamboyantly
flæmˈbɔɪəntlɪ
inconveniently
ˌɪnkənˈviːnɪəntlɪ
leniently
ˈliːnɪəntlɪ
luxuriantly
lʌɡˈzjʊərɪəntlɪ
obediently
əˈbiːdɪəntlɪ
presciently
ˈpresɪəntlɪ
radiantly
ˈreɪdɪəntlɪ
recreantly
ˈrɛkrɪəntlɪ
resiliently
rɪˈzɪlɪəntlɪ
sapiently
ˈseɪpɪəntlɪ
transiently
ˈtrænzɪəntlɪ
valiantly
ˈvælɪəntlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PRURIENTLY

prunelle
prunello
pruner
pruning
pruning hook
pruning knife
pruning knives
pruning shears
prunt
prunus
prurience
pruriency
prurient
pruriginous
prurigo
pruritic
pruritus
prusik
prusik knot
prusik loop

WORDS THAT END LIKE PRURIENTLY

apparently
confidently
consequently
consistently
currently
differently
efficiently
evidently
frequently
gently
independently
inherently
patiently
permanently
presently
recently
significantly
silently
subsequently
sufficiently
urgently

Synonyms and antonyms of pruriently in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «pruriently» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PRURIENTLY

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The translations of pruriently from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «pruriently» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

pruriently
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pruriently
570 millions of speakers

English

pruriently
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

pruriently
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

pruriently
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

pruriently
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pruriently
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

pruriently
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pruriently
220 millions of speakers

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Berani
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

pruriently
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

pruriently
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

pruriently
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Prurien
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

pruriently
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

pruriently
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रखरपणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

pruriently
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pruriently
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pruriently
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

pruriently
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pruriently
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

pruriently
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

pruriently
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

pruriently
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

pruriently
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of pruriently

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PRURIENTLY»

The term «pruriently» is used very little and occupies the 186.048 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PRURIENTLY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «pruriently» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «pruriently» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PRURIENTLY»

Discover the use of pruriently in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pruriently and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Spectacular Modern Woman: Feminine Visibility in the 1920s
Pruriently. Searching. for. "Sin". The association of the feminine with the mass spectacle situated it on the devalued side in a series of gendered binarisms. Traditionally, the feminine has been relegated to the side of the in- authentic, along with ...
Liz Conor, 2004
2
The Dude and the Zen Master
Inspiring and often hilarious, The Dude and the Zen Master captures their freewheeling dialogue and remarkable humanism in a book that reminds us of the importance of doing good in a difficult world.
Jeff Bridges, Bernie Glassman, 2013
3
Malibu Med and the Sweet Smell of Money
"You know, since you are all so pruriently curious—pruriently? Is that a good word? Bloody nosey would do just as well. Since you are all so bloody nosey, I can tell you that the lady in question does not invite strange men back to her room.
C. Rex Sartorius, 2012
4
The Simulacra
“Especially if you were interested in becoming a pruriently prying type of individual or a felon . . .” “What kind of felon?” Kongrosian's attention had been snared. Superb said, “I'll discuss that when I see you. I think we should make this as Ge as ...
Philip K. Dick, 2011
5
Criminal Law, Second Edition
It is the nudity that customers pay pruriently to watch, not the dancing. If the “erotic ” dance is the assumed expressive element, as the Court below presumed, then pasties and a G-string will not interfere with the dance, though it could interfere ...
Charles P. Nemeth, 2011
6
The Servants of Desire in Virginia Woolf's Shorter Fiction
She pruriently observes a nameless woman who is breastfeeding a child in the smoke filled, rancid den. Joan characterizes the whole scene as filthy and decides that there is nothing human in the whole place. Just as many of the maids and ...
Heather Levy, 2010
7
The Revels of Orsera
The two young men walked into the garden. " Signior," said Cajazzo, " I must ask your pardon for a wrong that I have done you. When I arrived here I heard of you and felt pruriently jealous of you, I admit. Such is the baseness of my character.
Ronald Ross, 2008
8
I Think I Am: Philip K. Dick
“Especially if you were interested in becoming a pruriently prying type of individual or a felon . . .” “What kind of felon?” Kongrosian's attention had been snared. . . . “You envy me, do you doctor?” “Very much so,” Superb said. “As an analyst I'm ...
Laurence A. Rickels, 2010
9
Inside the Carnival: Unmasking Louisiana Politics
He subjects Louisiana's politics to rational and empirical analysis, seeking and finding coherent reasons for the state's bizarre spectacle without resorting to vague hand-waving about "exoticism," while at the same time bringing to life ...
Wayne Parent, 2006
10
Criminal Law Series
could find a film or book pruriently appealing and patently offensive under local community standards even though it was not pruriently appealing or patently offensive under the state-wide standard. We submit this is incorrect Miller did not  ...
‎1973

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PRURIENTLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term pruriently is used in the context of the following news items.
1
'Show some respect', Plácido Domingo urges directors after opera …
“Michieletto's decision to recast the third act ballet as a protracted and pruriently voyeuristic gang rape resulted in an immediate reaction of unprecedented anger ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
2
Albert Herring, Britten Theatre, Royal College of Music
Doing her bidding with barely repressed bitterness is Polly Leech's Florence, gloriously glum and pruriently fascinated with the neighbourhood goings on. «The Arts Desk, Jul 15»
3
Royal Opera House defends rape scene after booing
The Guardian review called it a "protracted and pruriently voyeuristic gang rape" that felt "completely unnecessary", and gave the production two stars. «Yahoo7 News, Jul 15»
4
'Gratuitous gang-rape' scene at the Royal Opera House drowned out …
Ashley described the scene “as a protracted and pruriently voyeuristic gang rape” that “resulted in an immediate reaction of unprecedented anger” and booing ... «Washington Post, Jun 15»
5
Margaret Carlson: Clinton's battle-tested strategy of boredom
Instead of Clinton having to resign for a scandalous dalliance with an intern, Ken Starr looked pruriently overzealous, Republicans viciously partisan, and ... «Lexington Herald Leader, May 15»
6
Lost River: EW review
Enter Bloodline's Ben Mendelsohn as a skeezy bank manager who pruriently suggests that he may know a way to help her out. It just so happens that he runs ... «Entertainment Weekly, Apr 15»
7
'My Avant-Garde Education': Bernard Cooper's sketches of a life in art
... magazine, smuggled the pages out of the library in his shirt pocket, and stored them in his bedside table, where he could pore over them pruriently every night. «Los Angeles Times, Feb 15»
8
Morning Reads — Atlanta Leading the Nation Since 1600?
Just as an aside: having the AJC tell readers to go to AJC.com to listen to the songs on Kramer's playlist seems pruriently macabre. Kennesaw City Council ... «Peach Pundit, Nov 14»
9
Apple CEO Tim Cook Comes Out As Gay. Fine: Now Can We Start …
Now, you might say it's a good thing that bloggers haven't been pruriently digging through his past relationships and snapping him outside San Francisco gay ... «Breitbart News, Oct 14»
10
AMERICAN FASCISM, CAN IT BE?
Many have pruriently entertained this pursuit of fascism, a destructive movement and topic of political discussion since the 1920's though its roots can be traced ... «NewsWithViews.com, Sep 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Pruriently [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/pruriently>. Aug 2019 ».
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