interrogatively


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Related to interrogatively: indescribably, methodically, tactfully

in·ter·rog·a·tive

 (ĭn′tə-rŏg′ə-tĭv)
adj.
1. Asking a question or being of the nature of a question: an interrogative raising of the eyebrows.
2. Of, relating to, or being an element or construction used to ask a question: an interrogative adverb; an interrogative particle.
n.
1. A word or form used to ask a question.
2. A sentence or an expression that asks a question.

in′ter·rog′a·tive·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.interrogatively - in a questioning format
2.interrogatively - with curiosity; "the baby looked around curiously"
Translations

interrogatively

[ˌɪntəˌrɒgətɪvlɪ] ADV he looked up/looked at me interrogativelylevantó la mirada/me miró con gesto interrogante

interrogatively

advfragend; (Gram also) → interrogativ

interrogatively

[ˌɪntəˈrɒgətɪvlɪ] advinterrogativamente, con aria interrogativa (Gram) → in forma interrogativa
References in classic literature ?
Snatching the boat-knife from its sheath, he suspended its sharp edge over the line, and turning towards Stubb, exclaimed interrogatively, cut?
uncle Jerry said, jerking his head interrogatively in Rebecca's direction.
So to make sure, I said interrogatively, "Count Dracula?
Then, looking at David, he said, interrogatively, "Box?
We shall soon know,' I exclaimed; and at the same moment I stepped forward towards our guides, and pronouncing the two names interrogatively and pointing to the lowest part of the valley, endeavoured to come to the point at once.
Hippolyte said interrogatively, again laughing, and then calmly and seriously sat back in his chair.
I see Vincy, the Mayor of Middlemarch; they are probably his wife and son," said Sir James, looking interrogatively at Mr.