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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a not bright or clear manner.

Usage examples (31)
  • The source of it was plain -- an open door under a vast white signboard dingily lettered
  • It is like a grotto gaudily but dingily decorated, or a vast circus-tent curtained off in hangings of those colors.
  • But the next instant she heard that dingy voice, that spoke so many languages dingily, assailing her with familiarity:
  • Than queening it at balls, she felt more in her element seated in a rather dingily furnished drawing-room, holding poor Agnes for more
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