Definition of attentively adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//əˈtentɪvli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//əˈtentɪvli//
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  1. 1carefully, in a way that shows a lot of interest The children listened attentively to the story.
  2. 2helpfully, making sure people have what they need The landlady cared attentively for her residents.
  3. opposite inattentively