Mor"al*ly, adv.

1.

In a moral or ethical sense; according to the rules of morality.

By good, good morally so called, "bonum honestum" ought chiefly to be understood. South.

2.

According to moral rules; virtuously.

"To live morally."

Dryden.

3.

In moral qualities; in disposition and character; as, one who physically and morally endures hardships.

4.

In a manner calculated to serve as the basis of action; according to the usual course of things and human judgment; according to reason and probability.

It is morally impossible for an hypocrite to keep himself long upon his guard. L'Estrange.

 

© Webster 1913.

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