decisively


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with firmness

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with finality

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In short," concluded the parson, decisively smacking his leg with his switch, "there's hardly such another family in England.
HIGGINS [slinging the core of the apple decisively into the grate] Tosh, Eliza.
Prince Andrew suddenly decided finally and decisively.
For in the first hour of meeting you, I had an impression of your eminent and perhaps exclusive fitness to supply that need (connected, I may say, with such activity of the affections as even the preoccupations of a work too special to be abdicated could not uninterruptedly dissimulate); and each succeeding opportunity for observation has given the impression an added depth by convincing me more emphatically of that fitness which I had preconceived, and thus evoking more decisively those affections to which I have but now referred.
Browning's works, the culmination of his dramatic method, and the turning-point more decisively than Dramatis Personae of his style.
All right; I won't," he said decisively, realizing that the discussion was in danger of becoming a vituperative, schoolboy argument.
Having decisively thrashed the great Russian Empire, Japan promptly set about dreaming a colossal dream of empire for herself.
Then they won't find us together," announced Bradley decisively.
Beaten decisively on its own chosen field, it had abandoned that field and come over to the political field of the socialists; for the general strike was a political strike.
I don't know anything about anything," she answered decisively, "except that THAT country is no place for a married man.
There is no engagement--not yet," she said decisively.
Letty, I know I can write if I get the chance," she announced decisively a moment later.
I shall, of course, procure a teacher at once for you," she finished decisively, as she arose from her chair.
He turned to Matvey and threw off his dressing-gown decisively.
Without attempting to answer those questions decisively, I may at least record that I never saw my mother and my sister together in Pesca's society, without finding my mother much the younger woman of the two.