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ex·pan·sive

 (ĭk-spăn′sĭv)
adj.
1. Capable of expanding or tending to expand.
2. Broad in size or extent; comprehensive: expansive police powers.
3. Open and communicative; talkative or effusive: Wine made the guest expansive.
4. Grand in scale: an expansive lifestyle.

ex·pan′sive·ly adv.
ex·pan′sive·ness, ex′pan·siv′i·ty (ĕk′spăn-sĭv′ĭ-tē) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.expansively - in an impressively expansive manner; "she managed to live rather expansively on her modest income"
2.expansively - in an ebullient manner; "Khrushchev ebulliently promised to supply rockets for the protection of Cuba against American aggression"
Translations

expansively

[ɪksˈpænsɪvlɪ] ADV
1. (= affably) [welcome, say, smile] → calurosamente
2. (= in detail) [relate, write] → extensamente
he talked expansively of his travelshabló extensamente sobre sus viajesse explayó sobre sus viajes

expansively

adv
(= warmly) sayherzlich; smilebreit; (= enthusiastically)begeistert
(= in detail)ausführlich

expansively

[ɪksˈpænsɪvlɪ] adv (fig) → in modo espansivo
References in classic literature ?
The great specialist having condescended to the priest's simplicity, condescended expansively.
It expansively covers three major areas students and professionals are concerned with today: education, training and careers.
The team played good football but not as expansively as they do now.
Comprehensively compiled and arranged for ease of use by non-specialist general readers, Enigmas Of The English Alphabet expansively contributes for a greater and more accurate conceptual grasp of the rules and peculiarities of the a difficult and sometimes contradictory language.
The Proteas lost captain Graeme Smith and Herschelle Gibbs for just 10 runs in reply to the tourists' 369 before De Villiers (48 not out) and Kallis (72 not out) battened down the hatches and initially weathered the storm before starting to play more and more expansively eventually reaching 140 for 2.
Allan Stayman, who worked in the Interior Department in the Clinton administration (which, it should be remembered, was not expansively critical of communist China), told Ross: "We've now documented the facts that management coerces female workers who become pregnant into having abortions.
Open and expansively horizontal, Proportioned to the Groove (all works 2005) contrasted with the more diminutive Still Life with Fish, even as the two blurred rhizomatically.
Vendome, standing to Johnson's left, grinned expansively the whole time.
Plymouth, despite starting expansively, had looked happy to settle for a draw .
It's not as if we are playing 'ball up the jumper' stuff this season - we're trying to use it and play expansively.
However much pressure the police service finds itself under from politicians or media to deal expansively with celebrities or other minority groups it must not lose sight of the fact that we are all equal.
By defining "tax sheltering" expansively, the Commission unfairly criticizes wholly legal transactions and improperly impugns the activities of compliant taxpayers.