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Princeton's WordNet

  1. instinctively(adverb)

    as a matter of instinct

    "he instinctively grabbed the knife"


  1. instinctively(Adverb)

    Innately, by instinct, without being taught.

    Fish instinctively know how to swim; most humans don't.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Instinctively(adverb)

    in an instinctive manner; by force of instinct; by natural impulse

Editors Contribution

  1. instinctively

    In an instinctive manner.

    He created meals instinctively and was praised by his family for his creative, sense of taste and understanding of which foods blend and taste beautifully together.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on July 5, 2016  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of instinctively in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of instinctively in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of instinctively in a Sentence

  1. Charles Caldas:

    That instinctively feels right to us.

  2. James Agate:

    The English instinctively admire any man who has no talent and is modest about it.

  3. Junichi Ishikawa:

    Last week's dollar/yen plunge was such that it was natural for some to instinctively buy the dollar.

  4. Benjamin McLane Spock:

    What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all.

  5. James Russell Lowell:

    Every man feels instinctively that all the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action.

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