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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pensively mean? 

PENSIVELY (adverb)
  The adverb PENSIVELY has 1 sense:

1. in a pensive manner

  Familiarity information: PENSIVELY used as an adverb is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

PENSIVELY (adverb)

Sense 1pensively [BACK TO TOP]


In a pensive manner

Context example:

pensively he stared at the painting


pensive (persistently or morbidly thoughtful)

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