polysyllabically

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

polysyllabic +‎ -ally

AdverbEdit

polysyllabically (comparative more polysyllabically, superlative most polysyllabically)

  1. In a polysyllabic way.
    • 2008 June 20, David Brooks, “The Two Obamas”, New York Times:
      He speaks so calmly and polysyllabically that people fail to appreciate the Machiavellian ambition inside.
Last modified on 4 March 2013, at 06:05