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Example sentences for "elliptically"

Lexicographically close words:
ellipsoid; ellipsoidal; ellipsoids; elliptic; elliptical; ellipticity; ello; ellos; ells; ellum
  1. What is elliptically what thing or that thing which.

  2. But when a definitive particle precedes the noun, it is very common with us, to introduce the possessive elliptically after it; and what Dr.

  3. Used elliptically for the language and people of China: plural, Chineses.

  4. Which time; then; -- used elliptically as a noun.

  5. Note: Will, auxiliary, may be used elliptically for will go.

  6. Note: Up is used elliptically for get up, rouse up, etc.

  7. Note: Right is used elliptically for it is right, what you say is right, true.

  8. Defn: Be silent; -- used elliptically for let there be silence, or keep silence.

  9. No farther, (used elliptically for) go no farther; say no more, etc.

  10. Note: Welcome is used elliptically for you are welcome.

  11. O for, would that I had; may there be granted; -- elliptically expressing desire or prayer.

  12. Note: True is sometimes used elliptically for It is true.

  13. Righi found that the reflected light was slightly elliptically polarized, the axes of the ellipse being of very unequal magnitude.

  14. If in a straight line, it is plane polarized; if in a circular direction, it is circularly polarized light; when elliptical, it is elliptically polarized light.

  15. Elliptically polarized light is something between the two, not in a straight line, and not in a circular line; the course of vibration is an ellipse.

  16. In such a phrase as “Had I have heard of it,” the verb have is redundant, for had here is used elliptically for if I had, and carries the contingency to the past.

  17. The above list will hopefully give you a few useful examples demonstrating the appropriate usage of "elliptically" in a variety of sentences. We hope that you will now be able to make sentences using this word.