-ably


-ably
suffix forming adverbs corresponding to adjectives in -able.

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adverb suffix
see -able

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a suffix combining -able and -ly that forms adverbs corresponding to adjectives ending in -able: commendably; dependably; tolerably.
Also, -ibly.

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-ably adv sfx
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Main Entry:-able

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suffix forming adverbs corresponding to adjectives ending in -able (such as suitably corresponding to suitable)

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-ably, -ibly (in adverbs)

noticeably

incredibly

Main entry: ↑-ablederived

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-ably
compd. suffix, f. -able + -ly (early -abelliche) supplying adverbs to the adjectives in -able of all ages, as passably, unspeakably, rateably.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.


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