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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In an unctuous manner; disgustingly.

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective : fulsome praise that embarrassed her deeply; fulsome décor. ,a table heaped with fulsome mounds of greasy foods. ,fulsome admiration. ,a...
  • The compliment is fulsomely returned in all directions.
  • Most, he wrote, praised their Canadian captors fulsomely.
  • In short: a man who's fulsomeness, is fulsomely described. for more
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