rejectingly

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

rejecting +‎ -ly

Adverb[edit]

rejectingly (comparative more rejectingly, superlative most rejectingly)

  1. So as to reject.
    • 2004, Harry T. Reis, Caryl E. Rusbult, Close Relationships: Key Readings (page 544)
      One way of achieving this goal is to select partners who are likely to act rejectingly, such as someone who is unlikely to show sustained relationship satisfaction or commitment.