- cu|ri|ous|ly [ `kjuriəsli ] adverb *1. ) in an unusual and interesting way:They were curiously quiet.I thought him a curiously impressive person.2. ) in a way that shows that you want to find out about something:Sandra looked at him curiously.
Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.
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Curiously — Cu ri*ous*ly, adv. In a curious manner. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
curiously */ — UK [ˈkjʊərɪəslɪ] / US [ˈkjʊrɪəslɪ] adverb 1) in an unusual and interesting way They were curiously quiet. I thought him a curiously impressive person. 2) in a way that shows that you want to find out about something Sandra looked at him curiously … English dictionary
curiously — adverb Date: 14th century 1. in a curious manner < seemed curiously calm > 2. as is curious < curiously, he continues to win reelection > … New Collegiate Dictionary
curiously — adv. Curiously is used with these adjectives: ↑absent, ↑dated, ↑detached, ↑familiar, ↑lacking, ↑light headed, ↑muted, ↑old fashioned, ↑reluctant, ↑shaped, ↑silent, ↑ … Collocations dictionary
curiously — adverb 1. in a manner differing from the usual or expected (Freq. 3) had a curiously husky voice he s behaving rather peculiarly • Syn: ↑oddly, ↑peculiarly • Derived from adjective: ↑peculiar ( … Useful english dictionary
curiously — curious ► ADJECTIVE 1) eager to know or learn something. 2) strange; unusual. DERIVATIVES curiously adverb. ORIGIN Latin curiosus careful , from cura care … English terms dictionary
curiously — See curious. * * * … Universalium
curiously — adverb In a curious manner … Wiktionary
curiously — adv. in an inquisitive manner … English contemporary dictionary
curiously — cu·ri·ous·ly … English syllables