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designedly

[dih-zahy-nid-lee] /dɪˈzaɪ nɪd li/
adverb
1.
intentionally; purposely; deliberately.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; designed + -ly
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  • It seems inconceivable that the martyr of freedom should have designedly acted as the apostle of tyranny.
  • He evidently made the selection not only designedly, but for historic reasons.
  • Where it is silent, it is likely to be designedly so.
  • Consequently a gallant officer was traduced by irresponsible parties, either designedly or through inexcusable ignorance.
  • There, again, is attention designedly caused by intention.
  • Nature may designedly indulge in what are called her rests and monotones, may even interpose discords to emphasize.
British Dictionary definitions for designedly

designedly

/dɪˈzaɪnɪdlɪ/
adverb
1.
by intention or design; on purpose; deliberately
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