Gratuitously

  • 1 gratuitously — (adv.) 1690s, from GRATUITOUS (Cf. gratuitous) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …

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  • 2 gratuitously — adverb /ɡɹəˈtjuː.ɪ.təs.li,ɡɹəˈtʃuː.ɪ.təs.li,ɡɹəˈtu.ə.təs.li,ɡɹəˈtju.ə.təs.li/ a) Freely; in the manner of a gift, without being earned. We should feed and clothe him gratuitously sometimes, and recruit him with our cordials, before we judge of… …

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  • 3 gratuitously — adv. Gratuitously is used with these adjectives: ↑violent …

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  • 4 gratuitously — gratuitous ► ADJECTIVE 1) uncalled for. 2) free of charge. DERIVATIVES gratuitously adverb gratuitousness noun. ORIGIN Latin gratuitus given freely, spontaneous …

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  • 5 gratuitously — adverb in an uncalled for manner (Freq. 1) he insulted us gratuitously • Derived from adjective: ↑gratuitous …

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  • 6 Gratuitously — Gratuitous Gra*tu i*tousa. [L. gratuitus, from gratus pleasing. See {Grate}, a., {Gratis.}] 1. Given without an equivalent or recompense; conferred without valuable consideration; granted without pay, or without claim or merit; not required by… …

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  • 7 gratuitously — adverb see gratuitous …

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  • 8 gratuitously — See gratuitous. * * * …

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  • 9 gratuitously — adv. voluntarily, without charge; without cause or reason …

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  • 10 gratuitously — gra·tu·i·tous·ly …

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  • 11 gratuitously — See: gratuitous …

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  • 12 gratuitous — gratuitously, adv. gratuitousness, n. /greuh tooh i teuhs, tyooh /, adj. 1. given, done, bestowed, or obtained without charge or payment; free; voluntary. 2. being without apparent reason, cause, or justification: a gratuitous insult. 3. Law.… …

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  • 13 Schools — • History and development of education as related to the church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Schools     Schools     † …

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  • 14 Congregation of the Mission (Vincentians) —     Congregation of Priests of the Mission     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Congregation of Priests of the Mission     A congregation of secular priests with religious vows founded by St. Vincent de Paul. The members add the letters C.M. to their… …

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  • 15 University of Paris —     University of Paris     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► University of Paris     Origin and Early Organization     Three schools were especially famous at Paris, the palatine or palace school, the school of Notre Dame, and that of Sainte Geneviève.… …

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  • 16 New Orphan Houses, Ashley Down, Bristol — The New Orphan Houses, Ashley Down, commonly known as the Muller Homes, were an orphanage in the district of Ashley Down, in the north of Bristol. They were built between 1849 and 1870 by the Prussian evangelist George Müller to show the world… …

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  • 17 University of Paris — Université de Paris Latin: Universitas magistrorum et scholarium Parisiensis Motto Hic et ubique terrarum …

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  • 18 List of minor characters from The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy — The following is a list of minor characters in the various versions of The Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy , by Douglas Adams.AgrajagAgrajag is a constantly reincarnated entity who ends up being killed multiple times by Arthur Dent. First… …

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  • 19 Cork University Press — Parent company Cork University Founded 1925 Country of origin Ireland Headquarters location Cork Publication types Books, Academic journals …

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  • 20 most-favoured-nation treatment — Guarantee of same trading opportunities (i.e., tariff concessions) already granted to the most favoured nation (MFN). It is a method of establishing equal trading opportunities among states by making originally bilateral agreements multilateral.… …

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