What is another word for accusingly?

Pronunciation: [ɐkjˈuːzɪŋlɪ] (IPA)

When expressing blame or criticism, "accusingly" is not the only word at your disposal. Some alternatives include reproachfully, critically, disapprovingly, censoriously, condemnatory, fault-finding, and judgmentally. Each of these terms emphasizes a slightly different facet of fault-finding, ranging from merely critical to downright condemnatory. The word you choose to use will depend on the level of blame you want to express. For example, "disapprovingly" may suggest that you think the accused party has done something mildly wrong, while "condemnatory" suggests a far more serious offense. In any case, be sure to consider the nuances of each synonym before making your final choice.

What are the hypernyms for Accusingly?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Accusingly

She stared at him accusingly, and at first, half confounded, half amused with her unusual intensity, he tried to stare back; but in the end, his eyes fell and a dull shame burned in his cheek.
"The Locusts' Years"
Mary Helen Fee
As for what she had eased her mind of to Martin, she knew that she was right, but she added, self-accusingly, that her knowing it was all wrong.
"The Locusts' Years"
Mary Helen Fee
Her hand in his tonight was almost lifeless, and there was a rebellious look in her dark eyes as she raised them briefly to his, he fancied accusingly.
"The Man from Jericho"
Edwin Carlile Litsey

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