From confessional + -ly.
confessionally (comparative more confessionally, superlative most confessionally)
- With regard to religious confession; denominationally, religiously.
- 2011, Tim Blanning, "The reinvention of the night", Times Literary Supplement, 21 Sep 2011:
- Koslofsky speculates that it was driven by the need to find new sources of authority in a confessionally fragmented age.