sobbingly


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sob

 (sŏb)
v. sobbed, sob·bing, sobs
v.intr.
1. To weep aloud with convulsive gasping; cry uncontrollably. See Synonyms at cry.
2. To make a sound resembling that of loud weeping.
v.tr.
1. To utter with sobs.
2. To put or bring (oneself) into a specified condition by sobbing: sob oneself to sleep.
n.
The act or sound of sobbing.

[Middle English sobben, perhaps of Low German origin.]

sob′bing·ly adv.

SOB

 (ĕs′ō-bē′)
n. Vulgar
A son of a bitch.

sobbingly

(ˈsɒbɪŋlɪ)
adv
in a sobbing manner
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Adv.1.sobbingly - with sobs; "sobbingly, the teenager admitted killing the baby"