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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Sharply, tensely or irritably.

Usage examples (26)
  • "Torquay's a very nice place," said Eugenia edgily.
  • Actors are “professionals,” Mr. Daisey tells us edgily.
  • But though he skirted edgily around the subject, he never did.
  • This is his masterpiece: edgily reminiscent of Heart of Darkness. for more
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