Definition of suppositorily in US English:

suppositorily

adverb

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  • 1As or by a suppository.

  • 2Supposedly.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Andrew Borde (c1490–1549), physician and author. Originally from suppository + -ly. In later use from suppository + -ly.

Pronunciation

suppositorily

/səˈpɒzɪt(ə)rɪli/