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    Question Sublime

    She dances sublimely.

    Is the adverb used approvingly or disapprovingly?

    I cannot discern due to the dual meanings of sublime.

    Thanks for your help first.

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    Re: Sublime

    Quote Originally Posted by panicmonger View Post
    She dances sublimely.

    Is the adverb used approvingly or disapprovingly?

    I cannot discern due to the dual meanings of sublime.

    Thanks for your help first.
    It is used approvingly. It is so positive, that "approvingly" is probably too weak a word.

    As wikipedia says,

    The term especially refers to a greatness with which nothing else can be compared and which is beyond all possibility of calculation, measurement or imitation.
    She doesn't just dance well, she dances so well it would probably make people watching her very impressed, maybe even emotional.

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