- vi|o|lent|ly [ˈvaıələntli] adv1.) with a lot of force in a way that is very difficult to controltremble/shiver/shake etc violently▪ I was still trembling violently.violently sick/ill▪ He rushed to the bathroom, where he was violently sick.2.) in a way that involves violence▪ Several people have been violently attacked in the subway.3.) with a lot of energy or emotion, especially anger▪ Jenny protested violently.
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Violently — Vi o*lent*ly, adv. In a violent manner. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
violently — vi|o|lent|ly [ vaıələntli ] adverb * 1. ) in a way that involves violence: Three people were violently murdered yesterday. a ) in a way that involves very strong and angry emotions or opinions: They disagree violently with everything I say. 2. )… … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
violently */ — UK [ˈvaɪələntlɪ] / US adverb 1) in a way that involves violence Three people were violently murdered yesterday. 2) in a sudden way and with great energy or force She shook her head violently. 3) in a way that involves very strong and angry… … English dictionary
violently — adv. Violently is used with these adjectives: ↑ill, ↑opposed, ↑sick Violently is used with these verbs: ↑assault, ↑attack, ↑beat, ↑clash, ↑cough, ↑disagree, ↑erupt, ↑explode … Collocations dictionary
violently — violent ► ADJECTIVE 1) using or involving violence. 2) very intense, forceful, or powerful. DERIVATIVES violently adverb. ORIGIN Latin, vehement, violent … English terms dictionary
violently — adverb in a violent manner (Freq. 5) they attacked violently • Ant: ↑nonviolently • Derived from adjective: ↑violent … Useful english dictionary
violently — adverb see violent … New Collegiate Dictionary
violently — See violent. * * * … Universalium
violently — adverb In a violent manner … Wiktionary
violently — Synonyms and related words: all to pieces, deliriously, demonically, desperately, destructively, distractedly, fanatically, fiercely, frantically, frenetically, frenziedly, furiously, hotly, like blazes, like fury, like mad, like one possessed,… … Moby Thesaurus