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  1. tellinglyadverb

    in a telling manner

    "the plain manner of its style all the more tellingly points up the horror of the case"


  1. tellinglyadverb

    In a telling manner; convincingly.


  1. tellingly

    Tellingly is an adverb that refers to something that reveals a lot of information, often in a striking or noticeable manner. It is used to indicate that a particular fact, action, or statement is significant or revealing in a particular context.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tellingly in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tellingly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of tellingly in a Sentence

  1. The Justice Department on Monday:

    Having chosen this supremely unusual means of enforcing its unconstitutional law, Texas bears the obligation to identify an alternative form of injunctive relief if it is dissatisfied with the particular mechanism adopted by the district court. Tellingly, Texas has not done so.

  2. Adam Schiff:

    Tellingly, the Minority dismisses this as just part of the President's' outside the beltway' thinking, it is more accurately, outside the law and constitution, and a violation of The President oath of office.

  3. Joseph Schumpeter:

    The evolution of the capitalist style of life could be easily -- and perhaps most tellingly -- described in terms of the genesis of the modern Lounge Suit.

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