expressively expressively

Definition(s):

  • (adv) with expression; in an expressive manner

Usage(s):

  1. He can still play arabesques at double-high-C, but he now uses his incredible technique and rich tone more expressively.
  2. Most of Joop's commercials run about 20 seconds, feature remarkably lifelike, plastic puppets moving stringlessly, smoothly and expressively through slapdash roles.

News

  • 'Project Runway' week 9 recap: Southern women wear plaid

    It's week 9 in the season, and we have 9 designers left. Coincidence? I don't think so. Helen is up to three wins, the most out of the bunch. How will she fare this week? We shall see.This week's challenge is to make a "relaxed, civilized" look for a modern, Southern woman - the Belk department store customer, specifically. Mentor Tim Gunn says she dresses "vibrantly, expressively, and she's ...
    on September 13, 2013     Source: Zap2It

Quotes

  1. "I can confirm that he [Ancelotti] was in Paris on Monday but not to meet Abramovich," said Galliani. "That is something he has denied expressively. He was in Paris on his own business. Ancelotti is coach of Milan and will continue to be so."
    on Jun 3, 2008 By: Adriano Galliani Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "Max is such a great player," Hindson says. "There's his extreme technical facility, but he also has an ability to play a melodic line as expressively as any cellist. He has a very high level of musicianship."
    on Mar 4, 2010 By: Matthew Hindson Source: The Australian

  3. The critic Kenneth Tynan noted: "Mr Burton's dour and expressively ravaged face comes to resemble a bullet-chipped wall against which many executions have taken place."
    on Mar 1, 2007 By: Kenneth Tynan Source: Independent

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