dactylically
See dactylic.

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  • dactylically — dac·tyl·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • dactylically — adverb see dactylic I …   Useful english dictionary

  • dactylic — dactylically, adv. /dak til ik/, adj. 1. of, containing, or characterized by dactyls: dactylic hexameter; a dactylic line. 2. of a dactyl. n. 3. a dactylic verse. [1580 90; < L dactylicus < Gk daktylikós. See DACTYL, IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • dac|tyl|i|cal|ly — «dak TIHL uh klee», adverb. with a dactylic rhythm: »“Ulutanua the isle of the sea,” read that verse dactylically and you get the beat (Robert Louis Stevenson) …   Useful english dictionary

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