abortively abortively

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in an unfruitful manner

Usage(s):

  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 /