Definition of Stridently

1. Adverb. In a strident manner. "The cheap clock ticked stridently"

Partainyms: Strident

Definition of Stridently

1. Adverb. In a strident manner. ¹

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Definition of Stridently

1. [adv]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Stridently

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strictureplasty
strictures
stridden
striddle
striddled
striddles
stride
stride piano
stridence
stridences
stridencies
stridency
strident
stridently (current term)
strider
striders
strides
strideth
striding
stridor
stridors
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stridulated
stridulates
stridulating
stridulation
stridulations
stridulator

Literary usage of Stridently

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains by Owen Wister (1904)
"... your heart with my razor, AND I'll shoot you with my pistol, too — " then they would stridently take up each ..."

2. Riders of the Purple Sage: A Novel by Zane Grey (1912)
"An' here's a corral of pebbles with leaves for bosses," said Lassiter, stridently, and pointed to the ground. "Back an' forth she trailed here. ..."

3. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: During by William Brown, Edward Thurlow Thurlow, Alexander Wedderburn Rosslyn, Great Britain Court of Chancery, Robert Belt (1820)
"( 1 ) Secondly, that it vested absolutely in her husband, and it was decreed to be paid to him, ."< property not being stridently certain to roue a trust. ..."

4. Report of the Congressional Committees Investigating the Iran/Contra Affair by Lee H. Hamilton, Daniel K. Inouye (1995)
"The Khomeini Government, stridently anti-American, became a supporter of terrorism against American citizens. Nicaragua United States policy following the ..."

5. The Twentieth Century by Caroline Farrar Ware (1908)
"... the crises appear to recur with increased frequency; and manifestly it has become more stridently articulate; but it is not new or even abnormal. ..."

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