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1From moment to moment; continually.
2At any moment.
3For a moment; briefly.
- ‘And then, momently, all is still, and all is silent save the voice of the clock.’
- ‘The mother bounced the child momently and seemed prepared to leave without her son proffering an apology.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.