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Meaning of "votively" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF VOTIVELY

votively  [ˈvəʊtɪvlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VOTIVELY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Votively 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 VOTIVELY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of votively in the English dictionary

The definition of votively in the dictionary is in a manner that is offered, given, undertaken, performed or dedicated in fulfilment of or in accordance with a vow. Other definition of votively is in an optional manner; in a manner that has the nature of a voluntary offering.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VOTIVELY


alternatively
ɔːlˈtɜːnətɪvlɪ
attributively
əˈtrɪbjʊtɪvlɪ
collectively
kəˈlektɪvlɪ
connotively
kəˈnəʊtɪvlɪ
consecutively
kənˈsɛkjʊtɪvlɪ
contributively
kənˈtrɪbjʊtɪvlɪ
diminutively
dɪˈmɪnjʊtɪvlɪ
distributively
dɪsˈtrɪbjʊtɪvlɪ
effectively
ɪˈfɛktɪvlɪ
emotively
ɪˈməʊtɪvlɪ
executively
ɪɡˈzɛkjʊtɪvlɪ
inconsecutively
ˌɪnkənˈsekjʊtɪvlɪ
inductively
ɪnˈdʌktɪvlɪ
locomotively
ˌləʊkəˈməʊtɪvlɪ
negatively
ˈneɡətɪvlɪ
positively
ˈpɒzɪtɪvlɪ
relatively
ˈrɛlətɪvlɪ
respectively
rɪˈspɛktɪvlɪ
retributively
rɪˈtrɪbjʊtɪvlɪ
selectively
sɪˈlɛktɪvlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VOTIVELY

vote-catching
vote-loser
vote-winner
voteable
voteen
voteless
voter
voter registration
voter registration card
voting
voting booth
voting machine
voting paper
voting precinct
voting rights
voting share
votive
votive candle
votiveness
votress

WORDS THAT END LIKE VOTIVELY

actively
aggressively
collaboratively
competitively
comprehensively
creatively
cumulatively
definitively
excessively
exclusively
extensively
intuitively
lively
lovely
massively
objectively
progressively
qualitatively
quantitatively
successively
tentatively

Synonyms and antonyms of votively in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «votively» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VOTIVELY

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

Translator English - Chinese

votively
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

votively
570 millions of speakers

English

votively
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

votively
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

votively
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

votively
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

votively
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

votively
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

votively
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Secara peribadi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

votively
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

votively
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

votively
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Banget
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

votively
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

votively
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मतदानाद्वारे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

votively
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

votively
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

votively
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

votively
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

votively
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

votively
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

votively
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

votively
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

votively
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of votively

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VOTIVELY»

The term «votively» is used very little and occupies the 185.371 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «VOTIVELY» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VOTIVELY»

Discover the use of votively in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to votively and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Light of life: mystery unveiled by a personal visit of ...
The human eye conveys to the understanding the multiplied visions of all animation, votively behold'ng infinity. To the degree that traits are united, to that degree do we approach the Absolute — in high degree the traits of Amity appear in ...
John Wesley Evarts, 1909
2
The Crayon
Everybody, who has been abroad — we mean those who went votively — has experienced that peculiar and gratifying sensation of almost feeling their minds grow within them as they are brought under the impressions that works of art and  ...
William James Stillman, John Durand, 1857
3
The Imperial Dictionary of the English Language: A Complete ...
A Complete Encyclopedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific, and Technological John Ogilvie Charles Annandale. VOTIVELY 582 VULCAN 2. Observed or practised ID consequence of a vow. [Rare.] yotnie abstinence some constitutions may endure.
John Ogilvie, Charles Annandale, 1883
4
An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language
Der. votive, fromL.uōtīuus, promisedby avow;votively. Also vot ary, a coined word, L. L. L.ii.37; votaress, Pericles, iv. prol. 4; votress, Mids. Nt.Dr. ii.1.123; votarist, Timon, iv.3. 27. VOUCH, towarrant, attest, affirm strongly. (F.–L.) ME. vouchen, ...
Walter W. Skeat, 2013
5
How Your Surgeon Feels: Lifetime Essays in the Art and ...
The same voice is often to be heard at comfortable collegiate seminars votively holding forth pro and con abortion, euthanasia, and like medical conceptualizations without having known the emotional experience of actually caring for patients.
James C. Neely, 2009
6
McAllister's Grove
Andrew ceremoniously accepted the cigar, gave it the compliment of a thorough examination, smelled it choicely, lifted it votively to high heaven as a tribute to its transcendent superiority, then carefully added it to his reserves. Roycroft would ...
Marion Hill, 1917
7
The Journal of the Siam Society
disuse. Next he turns his attention to a shrine on the right bank (evidently looking up-stream), where many crocodile skulls are offered votively to the tutelary deity of the spot, doubtless in order to beseech protection against the saurians which, ...
‎1905
8
Hurrell Froude: Memoranda and Comments
It was, as it were, piling offence on offence that he entered the world on the Feast of the Annunciation, and consciously, votively belonged to the College of S. Mary at Oxford. He was privately baptized at home, and with his next brother, carried ...
Louise Imogen Guiney, 1904
9
Leoni Di Monota: And Other Poems
So, lady, I ne'er have forgotten to gaze Upon this, and to offer my pray'r; Which daily to Heav'n I votively raise, To shield thee, and keep thee from care. And tho' in life's desert I ne'er pitch a tent — Altho' not a fountain it hath, I ne'er shall forget  ...
James Barron Hope, 1857
10
Memoir of the life of Rich. Winter Hamilton
We wear the badge of Him who had a baptism to be baptized with, and votively dedicated himself to the consummation of his mediatory work with his own blood : he has not forsaken his pledge, which ' he was straitened ' by earnest and ...
Will. Hendig Stowell, 1850

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VOTIVELY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term votively is used in the context of the following news items.
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'Ulysses' and Its Wake Tom McCarthy
Bloom starts his day by votively bowing his head as he enters his outhouse to perform the act of defecation that will see him hailed as 'Moses, Moses, King of the ... «London Review of Books, Jun 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Votively [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/votively>. Jan 2022 ».
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