Definition of Posthumously

1. Adverb. After death. "He was honored posthumously"

Partainyms: Posthumous



Definition of Posthumously

1. adv. In a posthumous manner; after one's decease.

Definition of Posthumously

1. Adverb. after death ¹

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Definition of Posthumously

1. [adv]

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Literary usage of Posthumously

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1. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George H Warner (1902)
"acted 1604; published posthumously 1622); «Measure for Measure' (written 1604 (? ... acted 1613; published posthumously 1623). His poems are: «Venus and ..."

2. A Chinese Biographical Dictionary by Herbert Allen Giles (1898)
"UK] in the following year Burmah acknowledged the suzerainty of China, posthumously ennobled as Prince, and canonised as J}({ ftp}. ..."

3. The Scottish Nation: Or, The Surnames, Families, Literature, Honours, and by William Anderson (1877)
"... Inflammation, and Gun-shot Wounds,' which was published posthumously in 1794, with an account of his Life by his brother-in-law, Sir Everard Home, ..."

4. Annotations Upon Popular Hymns by Charles Seymour Robinson (1893)
"So we have a composite contribution to the hymn-books; Bishop Heber's verse was issued posthumously in 1827; William Mercer added the second and fourth in ..."

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