Definition of hurtfully:
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" As a matter of fact," continued the incorrigible, " you ought to perceive how beautifully life balances things, by giving a dangerously attractive person like Lorraine a matter- of- fact, commonplace pal like myself to restrain her, and at the same time ward of possible dangers from various unoffending humans, who might fall hurtfully under her spell."- "Winding Paths", Gertrude Page.
I have quoted here, as accurately as memory permits, an utterance that met the approval of every author present, because I think that in our appeals to Congress for international copyright only the smaller, lower, and less worthy commercial aspects of the matter have been presented, and that as a consequence the American people have been themselves seriously and hurtfully misled as to the higher importance of a question involving popular interests of far more consequence than the financial returns of authorship can ever be.- "Recollections of a Varied Life", George Cary Eggleston.
- "Essays", Alice Meynell.