Synonyms for Poignantly:

adv.

pungently (adverb)
caustically, sharply, piquantly, pungently, sourly, Acridly, spicily, bitterly.

adv

pungently (adverb)
caustically, sharply, piquantly, pungently, sourly, Acridly, spicily, bitterly.

n.

poignantly (noun)
touchingly, affectingly.

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Other relevant words:
touchingly, affectingly.

Usage examples for poignantly

  1. A child does not laugh for pure happiness- when it is happiest, it is most grave and solemn; but when the sense of its health and soundness is brought home to it poignantly then it laughs aloud, just as it laughs at the pleasant pain of being tickled, because the tiny uneasiness throws into relief its sense of secure well- being. – At Large by Arthur Christopher Benson
  2. The old, when they are wise, can do for men younger than they what history does for the reader; but they can do it far more poignantly having expression in their eyes and the living tones of a voice. – On Something by H. Belloc