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Definition of Penultimately
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Literary usage of Penultimately
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1. The Journal of Educational Research by American Educational Research Association (1921)
"The conclusion is penultimately stated on p. 169—the "even-bet" phrase tempts me to say "ante-penultimately." It is: "Whatever may be the desirable outcomes ..."
2. The Gentleman's Magazine (1882)
"penultimately (and unfortunately for poetical metaphor), its song swells as it rises and sinks as it falls, while the open sky is by no means essential for ..."
3. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1852)
"There is not one liberal man out of ten thousand, and he is only penultimately generous. He was indeed poor. Educated according to the straitest sect a ..."