geometrically geometrically  /ˌdʒi ə ˈmɛ trɪk li/

Definition(s):

  1. (adv) with respect to geometry
  2. (adv) in a geometric fashion

Usage(s):

  1. Frank lives in a tooth-and-claw, pre-civilized world, but with card-playing, geometrically shaped chickens, stick-figure devils that read books, and man-hogs who live in houses.
  2. In early, fat times, their numbers grow geometrically.
  3. In his elaborate visual construct, virtually every shot is followed by the camera's point of view shifting 90 or 180--geometrically groovy but quickly predictable.

News

  • Martin Schram: Getting cornered in the Oval Office

    Yet again we have watched as yet another president accomplished the geometrically impossible: painting himself into a corner of his architecturally Oval Office.
    on September 12, 2013     Source: Ventura County Star

Quotes

  1. "At the moment we're doing it by brute force and ignorance," Gould said. "In other words, we drill horizontal wells and then we frac them geometrically. And therefore there's going to be a lot of progress and I would not be at all surprised...
    on Feb 23, 2010 By: Andrew Gould Source: Nickle's Energy Group

  2. "As every month goes by, we ought to be not incrementally, but geometrically, increasing the number of jobs we are creating," Biden said. "This is going to be a very busy summer in what is usually a lazy, hot summer in this town."
    on Jun 8, 2009 By: Joe Biden Source: Las Vegas Sun

  3. During a Pentagon news conference, Rumsfeld said the threat from North Korea "would be amplified geometrically should terrorists obtain weapons of mass destruction."
    on Oct 11, 2006 By: Donald Rumsfeld Source: NewsMax.com

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