Intently In*tent"ly, adv. In an intent manner; as, the eyes intently fixed.

Syn: Fixedly; steadfastly; earnestly; attentively; sedulously; diligently; eagerly. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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