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  1. aggressively, sharplyadverb

    in an aggressive manner

    "she was being sharply questioned"

    sharp, crisply, precipitously, acutely, aggressively

  2. sharply, crisplyadverb

    in a well delineated manner

    "the new style of Minoan pottery was sharply defined"

    sharp, crisply, precipitously, acutely, aggressively

  3. sharply, sharp, acutelyadverb

    changing suddenly in direction and degree

    "the road twists sharply after the light"; "turn sharp left here"; "the visor was acutely peaked"; "her shoes had acutely pointed toes"

    shrewdly, aggressively, astutely, precipitously, sharp, sagaciously, acutely, crisply, sapiently

  4. precipitously, sharplyadverb

    very suddenly and to a great degree

    "conditions that precipitously increase the birthrate"; "prices rose sharply"

    sharp, crisply, precipitously, acutely, aggressively

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  1. Zhang Dawei:

    Policies will become more and more relaxed, and the market is expected to gradually stabilise, as the purpose of regulations is to stabilise the market, with it neither sharply rising or decline.

  2. Richard Knights:

    When you are pushed up against the wall you have to make some difficult decisions, so all those things are possibilities. Commodity prices are falling very quickly, very sharply.

  3. Li Xingqian:

    We expect January-February import and export growth to decline sharply.

  4. Argus Research analyst Jim Kelleher:

    I expect them to sharply curtail their share repurchases until the company is in better shape financially.

  5. Claudia Florescu:

    We realized pollution levels in our neighborhood are sharply above limits, this is where our children are playing, this is where their childhood is happening and it has made us increasingly concerned, it is the only green space we can use in our neighborhood.

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