meditatively meditatively


  • (adv) in a meditative manner


  1. Six months ago, while Gilbert Hunger Wright was meditatively scratching the bristly whiskers on his Adam's apple, he noticed that queer sounds came out of his mouth.
  2. There they stood or sat, meditatively waiting.
  3. When she asked Sun Publisher Don Cromie's permission to go, Cromie meditatively twirled the globe on his desk.
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anachronistic anachronistic
/ə ˌnæ krə ˈnɪ stɪk /