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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an affable manner.

Usage examples (37)
  • "Longtime fans will welcome the usual suggestions for further mystery reading, all couched in genially undemanding prose."
  • "Oh, Mary," she called genially, "do wear your white.
  • Your servant, mum, " he called genially, seeing me approach.
  • Hopkins, unknown in the store, entered and called genially for his for more
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