Adverbs Starting with C

Cabalistically (adv.) In a cabalistic manner.

Calmly (adv.) In a calm manner.

Camously (adv.) Awry.

Candidly (adv.) In a candid manner.

Cankeredly (adv.) Fretfully; spitefully.

Cannibally (adv.) In the manner of cannibal.

Cannily (adv.) In a canny manner.

Canonically (adv.) In a canonical manner; according to the canons.

Capaciosly (adv.) In a capacious manner or degree; comprehensively.

Capape (adv.) See Cap-a-pie.

Capapie (adv.) From head to foot; at all points.

Capitally (adv.) In a way involving the forfeiture of the head or life; as, to punish capitally.

Capitally (adv.) In a capital manner; excellently.

Capitularly (adv.) In the manner or form of an ecclesiastical chapter.

Captiously (adv.) In a captious manner.

Carefully (adv.) In a careful manner.

Carelessly (adv.) In a careless manner.

Carnally (adv.) According to the flesh, to the world, or to human nature; in a manner to gratify animal appetites and lusts; sensually.

Carousingly (adv.) In the manner of a carouser.

Cartographically (adv.) By cartography.

Casually (adv.) Without design; accidentally; fortuitously; by chance; occasionally.

Catchweight (adv.) Without any additional weight; without being handicapped; as, to ride catchweight.

Catechetically (adv.) In a catechetical manner; by question and answer.

Categorically (adv.) Absolutely; directly; expressly; positively; as, to affirm categorically.

Catholicly (adv.) In a catholic manner; generally; universally.

Caudad (adv.) Backwards; toward the tail or posterior part.

Causally (adv.) According to the order or series of causes; by tracing effects to causes.

Causatively (adv.) In a causative manner.

Causeless (adv.) Without cause or reason.

Caustically (adv.) In a caustic manner.

Cautiously (adv.) In a cautious manner.

Cavalierly (adv.) In a supercilious, disdainful, or haughty manner; arrogantly.

Cavilingly (adv.) In a caviling manner.

Ceaseless (adv.) Without intermission or end.

Celestially (adv.) In a celestial manner.

Centennially (adv.) Once in a hundred years.

Centrally (adv.) In a central manner or situation.

Cephalad (adv.) Forwards; towards the head or anterior extremity of the body; opposed to caudad.

Ceremonially (adv.) According to rites and ceremonies; as, a person ceremonially unclean.

Ceremoniously (adv.) In a ceremonious way.

Certain (adv.) Certainly.

Certainly (adv.) Without doubt or question; unquestionably.

Certes (adv.) Certainly; in truth; verily.

Chance (adv.) By chance; perchance.

Chanceably (adv.) By chance.

Changeably (adv.) In a changeable manner.

Chaotically (adv.) In a chaotic manner.

Characteristically (adv.) In a characteristic manner; in a way that characterizes.

Chargeably (adv.) At great cost; expensively.

Charily (adv.) In a chary manner; carefully; cautiously; frugally.

Charitably (adv.) In a charitable manner.

Chastely (adv.) In a chaste manner; with purity.

Cheap (adv.) Cheaply.

Cheaply (adv.) At a small price; at a low value; in a common or inferior manner.

Cheerfully (adv.) In a cheerful manner, gladly.

Cheerily (adv.) In a cheery manner.

Cheeringly (adv.) In a manner to cheer or encourage.

Cheerly (adv.) Cheerily.

Chemically (adv.) According to chemical principles; by chemical process or operation.

Chevronwise (adv.) In the manner of a chevron; as, the field may be divided chevronwise.

Chidingly (adv.) In a chiding or reproving manner.

Chiefly (adv.) In the first place; principally; preeminently; above; especially.

Chiefly (adv.) For the most part; mostly.

Childishly (adv.) In the manner of a child; in a trifling way; in a weak or foolish manner.

Childly (adv.) Like a child.

Chimerically (adv.) Wildy; vainly; fancifully.

Chirpingly (adv.) In a chirping manner.

Chirurgeonly (adv.) Surgically.

Chivalrously (adv.) In a chivalrous manner; gallantly; magnanimously.

Chock (adv.) Entirely; quite; as, chock home; chock aft.

Choicely (adv.) With care in choosing; with nice regard to preference.

Choicely (adv.) In a preferable or excellent manner; excellently; eminently.

Cholericly (adv.) In a choleric manner; angrily.

Chorally (adv.) In the manner of a chorus; adapted to be sung by a choir; in harmony.

Christianly (adv.) In a manner becoming the principles of the Christian religion.

Chromatically (adv.) In a chromatic manner.

Chuffily (adv.) Clownishly; surlily.

Churlishly (adv.) In a churlish manner.

Circularly (adv.) In a circular manner.

Circumferentially (adv.) So as to surround or encircle.

Circumscriptively (adv.) In a limited manner.

Circumscriptly (adv.) In a literal, limited, or narrow manner.

Circumspectively (adv.) Circumspectly.

Circumspectly (adv.) In a circumspect manner; cautiously; warily.

Circumstantially (adv.) In respect to circumstances; not essentially; accidentally.

Circumstantially (adv.) In every circumstance or particular; minutely.

Civily (adv.) In a civil manner; as regards civil rights and privileges; politely; courteously; in a well bred manner.

Clammily (adv.) In a clammy manner.

Clancularly (adv.) privately; secretly.

Clashingly (adv.) With clashing.

Classically (adv.) In a classical manner; according to the manner of classical authors.

Classically (adv.) In the manner of classes; according to a regular order of classes or sets.

Clatteringly (adv.) With clattering.

Clean (adv.) Without limitation or remainder; quite; perfectly; wholly; entirely.

Clean (adv.) Without miscarriage; not bunglingly; dexterously.

Cleanlily (adv.) In a cleanly manner.

Cleanly (adv.) In a clean manner; neatly.

Cleanly (adv.) Innocently; without stain.

Cleanly (adv.) Adroitly; dexterously.

Clear (adv.) In a clear manner; plainly.

Clear (adv.) Without limitation; wholly; quite; entirely; as, to cut a piece clear off.

Clearly (adv.) In a clear manner.

Clerkly (adv.) In a scholarly manner.

Cleverly (adv.) In a clever manner.

Clinically (adv.) In a clinical manner.

Cloakedly (adv.) In a concealed manner.

Close (adv.) In a close manner.

Close (adv.) Secretly; darkly.

Closely (adv.) In a close manner.

Closely (adv.) Secretly; privately.

Cloudily (adv.) In a cloudy manner; darkly; obscurely.

Clumsily (adv.) In a clumsy manner; awkwardly; as, to walk clumsily.

Clusteringly (adv.) In clusters.

Coactively (adv.) In a coactive manner.

Coarsely (adv.) In a coarse manner; roughly; rudely; inelegantly; uncivilly; meanly.

Coastwise (adv.) Alt. of Coastways

Coastways (adv.) By way of, or along, the coast.

Coaxingly (adv.) In a coaxing manner; by coaxing.

Coequally (adv.) With coequality.

Cogently (adv.) In a cogent manner; forcibly; convincingly; conclusively.

Cognizably (adv.) In a cognizable manner.

Coherently (adv.) In a coherent manner.

Coincidently (adv.) With coincidence.

Coldly (adv.) In a cold manner; without warmth, animation, or feeling; with indifference; calmly.

Collaterally (adv.) Side by side; by the side.

Collaterally (adv.) In an indirect or subordinate manner; indirectly.

Collaterally (adv.) In collateral relation; not

Collectedly (adv.) Composedly; coolly.

Collectively (adv.) In a mass, or body; in a collected state; in the aggregate; unitedly.

Collingly (adv.) With embraces.

Comelily (adv.) In a suitable or becoming manner.

Comely (adv.) In a becoming manner.

Comfortably (adv.) In a comfortable or comforting manner.

Commandingly (adv.) In a commanding manner.

Commensurably (adv.) In a commensurable manner; so as to be commensurable.

Commensurately (adv.) In a commensurate manner; so as to be equal or proportionate; adequately.

Commensurately (adv.) With equal measure or extent.

Commercially (adv.) In a commercial manner.

Commodiously (adv.) In a commodious manner.

Commonly (adv.) Usually; generally; ordinarily; frequently; for the most part; as, confirmed habits commonly continue through life.

Commonly (adv.) In common; familiarly.

Compactedly (adv.) In a compact manner.

Compactly (adv.) In a compact manner; with close union of parts; densely; tersely.

Comparatively (adv.) According to estimate made by comparison; relatively; not positively or absolutely.

Compassionately (adv.) In a compassionate manner; mercifully.

Compatibly (adv.) In a compatible manner.

Compellably (adv.) By compulsion.

Compendiously (adv.) In a compendious manner.

Competently (adv.) In a competent manner; adequately; suitably.

Complacently (adv.) In a complacent manner.

Completely (adv.) In a complete manner; fully.

Complexionally (adv.) Constitutionally.

Complexly (adv.) In a complex manner; not simply.

Compliantly (adv.) In a compliant manner.

Complicately (adv.) In a complex manner.

Comprehensibly (adv.) With great extent of signification; comprehensively.

Comprehensibly (adv.) Intelligibly; in a manner to be comprehended or understood.

Comprehensively (adv.) In a comprehensive manner; with great extent of scope.

Comptly (adv.) Neatly.

Compulsatively (adv.) By compulsion.

Compulsively (adv.) By compulsion; by force.

Compulsorily (adv.) In a compulsory manner; by force or constraint.

Compunctiously (adv.) With compunction.

Con (adv.) Against the affirmative side; in opposition; on the negative side; -- The antithesis of pro, and usually in connection with it. See Pro.

Conceitedly (adv.) In an egotistical manner.

Conceitedly (adv.) Fancifully; whimsically.

Concentrically (adv.) In a concentric manner.

Concernedly (adv.) In a concerned manner; solicitously; sympathetically.

Concessively (adv.) By way of concession.

Concisely (adv.) In a concise manner; briefly.

Concludingly (adv.) Conclusively.

Conclusively (adv.) In the way of conclusion; decisively; positively.

Concomitantly (adv.) In company with others; unitedly; concurrently.

Concordantly (adv.) In a concordant manner.

Concretely (adv.) In a concrete manner.

Concretively (adv.) In a concrete manner.

Concurrently (adv.) With concurrence; unitedly.

Condescendingly (adv.) In a condescending manner.

Condignly (adv.) According to merit.

Conditionally (adv.) In a conditional manner; subject to a condition or conditions; not absolutely or positively.

Conditionly (adv.) Conditionally.

Conducibly (adv.) In a manner to promote.

Confessedly (adv.) By confession; without denial.

Confestly (adv.) See Cofessedly.

Confidentially (adv.) In confidence; in reliance on secrecy.

Confidently (adv.) With confidence; with strong assurance; positively.

Confirmedly (adv.) With confirmation.

Confirmingly (adv.) In a confirming manner.

Conformably (adv.) With conformity or in conformity; suitably; agreeably.

Confoundedly (adv.) Extremely; odiously; detestable.

Confusedly (adv.) In a confused manner.

Confusely (adv.) Confusedly; obscurely.

Congenially (adv.) In a congenial manner; as, congenially married or employed.

Congruously (adv.) In a congruous manner.

Conically (adv.) In the form of a cone.

Conjecturally (adv.) In a conjectural manner; by way of conjecture.

Conjointly (adv.) In a conjoint manner; untitedly; jointly; together.

Conjugally (adv.) In a conjugal manner; matrimonially; connubially.

Conjunctively (adv.) In conjunction or union; together.

Conjunctly (adv.) In union; conjointly; unitedly; together.

Connaturally (adv.) By the act of nature; originally; from birth.

Connectedly (adv.) In a connected manner.

Connectively (adv.) In connjunction; jointly.

Connotatively (adv.) In a connotative manner; expressing connotation.

Conscientiously (adv.) In a conscientious manner; as a matter of conscience; hence; faithfully; accurately; completely.

Conscionably (adv.) Reasonably; justly.

Consciously (adv.) In a conscious manner; with knowledge of one's own mental operations or actions.

Consecutively (adv.) In a consecutive manner; by way of sequence; successively.

Consentingly (adv.) With consent; in a compliant manner.

Consequentially (adv.) With just deduction of consequence; with right connection of ideas; logically.

Consequentially (adv.) By remote consequence; not immediately; eventually; as, to do a thing consequentially.

Consequentially (adv.) In a regular series; in the order of cause and effect; with logical concatenation; consecutively; continuously.

Consequentially (adv.) With assumed importance; pompously.

Consequently (adv.) By consequence; by natural or logical sequence or connection.

Considerably (adv.) In a manner or to a degree not trifling or unimportant; greatly; much.

Consideringly (adv.) With consideration or deliberation.

Consistently (adv.) In a consistent manner.

Consonantly (adv.) In a consonant, consistent, or congruous manner; agreeably.

Conspiringly (adv.) In the manner of a conspirator; by conspiracy.

Constantly (adv.) With constancy; steadily; continually; perseveringly; without cessation; uniformly.

Constitutionally (adv.) In accordance with the constitution or natural disposition of the mind or body; naturally; as, he was constitutionally timid.

Constitutionally (adv.) In accordance with the constitution or fundamental law; legally; as, he was not constitutionally appointed.

Constitutively (adv.) In a constitutive manner.

Constrainedly (adv.) By constraint or compulsion; in a constrained manner.

Constructively (adv.) In a constructive manner; by construction or inference.

Consubstantially (adv.) In a consubstantial manner; with identity of substance or nature.

Consumedly (adv.) Excessively.

Consumingly (adv.) In a consuming manner.

Consummately (adv.) In a consummate manner; completely.

Consumptively (adv.) In a way tending to or indication consumption.

Contagiously (adv.) In a contagious manner.

Contemningly (adv.) Contemptuously.

Contemplatively (adv.) With contemplation; in a contemplative manner.

Contemporaneously (adv.) At the same time with some other event.

Contemptibly (adv.) In a contemptible manner.

Contemptuously (adv.) In a contemptuous manner; with scorn or disdain; despitefully.

Contently (adv.) In a contented manner.

Contestingly (adv.) In a contending manner.

Continently (adv.) In a continent manner; chastely; moderately; temperately.

Contingently (adv.) In a contingent manner; without design or foresight; accidentally.

Continually (adv.) Without cessation; unceasingly; continuously; as, the current flows continually.

Continually (adv.) In regular or repeated succession; very often.

Continuedly (adv.) Continuously.

Continuously (adv.) In a continuous maner; without interruption.

Contradictorily (adv.) In a contradictory manner.

Contrariantly (adv.) Contrarily.

Contrarily (adv.) In a contrary manner; in opposition; on the other side; in opposite ways.

Contrariously (adv.) Contrarily; oppositely.

Contrariwise (adv.) On the contrary; oppositely; on the other hand.

Contrariwise (adv.) In a contrary order; conversely.

Controversially (adv.) In a controversial manner.

Convalescently (adv.) In the manner of a convalescent; with increasing strength or vigor.

Convectively (adv.) In a convective manner.

Conveniently (adv.) In a convenient manner, form, or situation; without difficulty.

Conventionalily (adv.) In a conventional manner.

Conversably (adv.) In a conversable manner.

Conversantly (adv.) In a familiar manner.

Conversely (adv.) In a converse manner; with change of order or relation; reciprocally.

Convertibly (adv.) In a convertible manner.

Convexly (adv.) In a convex form; as, a body convexly shaped.

Convincingly (adv.) in a convincing manner; in a manner to compel assent.

Convivially (adv.) In a convivial manner.

Convulsively (adv.) in a convulsive manner.

Coolly (adv.) In a cool manner; without heat or excessive cold; without passion or ardor; calmly; deliberately; with indifference; impudently.

Coordinately (adv.) In a coordinate manner.

Copiously (adv.) In a copious manner.

Copulatively (adv.) In a copulative manner.

Coquettishly (adv.) In a coquettish manner.

Cordately (adv.) In a cordate form.

Cordially (adv.) In a cordial manner.

Cornerwise (adv.) With the corner in front; diagonally; not square.

Corporally (adv.) In or with the body; bodily; as, to be corporally present.

Corporately (adv.) In a corporate capacity; acting as a corporate body.

Corporately (adv.) In, or as regarda, the body.

Corporeally (adv.) In the body; in a bodily form or manner.

Corpulently (adv.) In a corpulent manner.

Correctly (adv.) In a correct manner; exactly; acurately; without fault or error.

Correlatively (adv.) In a correlative relation.

Correspondently (adv.) In a a corresponding manner; conformably; suitably.

Correspondingly (adv.) In a corresponding manner; conformably.

Corruptingly (adv.) In a manner that corrupts.

Corruptly (adv.) In a corrupt manner; by means of corruption or corrupting influences; wrongfully.

Corymbosely (adv.) In corymbs.

Cosily (adv.) See Cozily.

Cosmically (adv.) With the sun at rising or setting; as, a star is said to rise or set cosmically when it rises or sets with the sun.

Cosmically (adv.) Universally.

Cosmographically (adv.) In a cosmographic manner; in accordance with cosmography.

Costively (adv.) In a costive manner.

Counter (adv.) A prefix meaning contrary, opposite, in opposition; as, counteract, counterbalance, countercheck. See Counter, adv. & a.

Counter (adv.) Contrary; in opposition; in an opposite direction; contrariwise; -- used chiefly with run or go.

Counter (adv.) In the wrong way; contrary to the right course; as, a hound that runs counter.

Counter (adv.) At or against the front or face.

Counter (adv.) The after part of a vessel's body, from the water

Counter (adv.) Same as Contra. Formerly used to designate any under part which served for contrast to a principal part, but now used as equivalent to counter tenor.

Counter (adv.) The breast, or that part of a horse between the shoulders and under the neck.

Counter (adv.) The back leather or heel part of a boot.

Counteractibely (adv.) By counteraction.

Counterfeit (adv.) Representing by imitation or likeness; having a resemblance to something else; portrayed.

Counterfeit (adv.) Fabricated in imitation of something else, with a view to defraud by passing the false copy for genuine or original; as, counterfeit antiques; counterfeit coin.

Counterfeit (adv.) Assuming the appearance of something; false; spurious; deceitful; hypocritical; as, a counterfeit philanthropist.

Counterfeitly (adv.) By forgery; falsely.

Country (adv.) A tract of land; a region; the territory of an independent nation; (as distinguished from any other region, and with a personal pronoun) the region of one's birth, permanent residence, or citizenship.

Country (adv.) Rural regions, as opposed to a city or town.

Country (adv.) The inhabitants or people of a state or a region; the populace; the public. Hence: (a) One's constituents. (b) The whole body of the electors of state; as, to dissolve Parliament and appeal to the country.

Country (adv.) A jury, as representing the citizens of a country.

Country (adv.) The inhabitants of the district from which a jury is drawn.

Country (adv.) The rock through which a vein runs.

Courageously (adv.) In a courageous manner.

Courteously (adv.) In a courteous manner.

Courtly (adv.) In the manner of courts; politely; gracefully; elegantly.

Covenably (adv.) Fitly; suitably.

Covertly (adv.) Secretly; in private; insidiously.

Covetously (adv.) In a covetous manner.

Cowardly (adv.) In the manner of a coward.

Coxcomically (adv.) Conceitedly.

Coyly (adv.) In a coy manner; with reserve.

Cozily (adv.) Snugly; comfortably.

Craftily (adv.) With craft; artfully; cunningly.

Crazily (adv.) In a crazy manner.

Credibly (adv.) In a manner inducing belief; as, I have been credibly informed of the event.

Creditably (adv.) In a creditable manner; reputably; with credit.

Credulously (adv.) With credulity.

Creepingly (adv.) by creeping slowly; in the manner of a reptile; insidiously; cunningly.

Crescentwise (adv.) In the form of a crescent; like a crescent.

Cretaceously (adv.) In a chalky manner; as chalk.

Criminally (adv.) In violation of law; wickedly.

Cringingly (adv.) In a cringing manner.

Crisply (adv.) In a crisp manner.

Crisscross (adv.) In opposite directions; in a way to cross something else; crossing one another at various angles and in various ways.

Crisscross (adv.) With opposition or hindrance; at cross purposes; contrarily; as, things go crisscross.

Critically (adv.) In a critical manner; with nice discernment; accurately; exactly.

Critically (adv.) At a crisis; at a critical time; in a situation, place, or condition of decisive consequence; as, a fortification critically situated.

Crookedly (adv.) In a curved or crooked manner; in a perverse or untoward manner.

Crossly (adv.) Athwart; adversely; unfortunately; peevishly; fretfully; with ill humor.

Crosswise (adv.) In the form of a cross; across; transversely.

Crudely (adv.) In a crude, immature manner.

Cruelly (adv.) In a cruel manner.

Cruelly (adv.) Extremely; very.

Crustily (adv.) In a crusty or surly manner; morosely.

Cryptically (adv.) Secretly; occultly.

Crystallographically (adv.) In the manner of crystallography.

Cubically (adv.) In a cubical method.

Culinarily (adv.) In the manner of a kitchen; in connection with a kitchen or cooking.

Cunningly (adv.) In a cunning manner; with cunning.

Curiously (adv.) In a curious manner.

Curlingly (adv.) With a curl, or curls.

Currently (adv.) In a current manner; generally; commonly; as, it is currently believed.

Cursedly (adv.) In a cursed manner; miserably; in a manner to be detested; enormously.

Cursorily (adv.) In a running or hasty manner; carelessly.

Curstfully (adv.) Peevishly; vexatiously; detestably.

Curtly (adv.) In a curt manner.


Customably (adv.) Usually.

Customarily (adv.) In a customary manner; habitually.

Cuttingly (adv.) In a cutting manner.

Cylindrically (adv.) In the manner or shape of a cylinder; so as to be cylindrical.

Cynically (adv.) In a cynical manner.

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