abortively abortively


  • (adv) in an unfruitful manner


  1. In March 1919, after Korea abortively declared its independence, the girls of Ewha were out in the street shouting "Mansei!" ("Ten thousand years for Korea!") with the best of .
  2. But it is significant that the meaning of historical events has frequently been obscured, not by the real historian but by social scientists who sought abortively to bring history .
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tangible tangible
/ˈtæn dʒə bəl /