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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a stingy or ungenerous manner.

Usage examples (38)
  • He grudgingly agreed to have a drink in a hotel close by
  • Adjective : grudging acceptance of the victory of an opponent
  • If the Clinton campaign is finally accepting this reality too, however grudgingly, that is some progress.
  • Anna tried to recall the general rules Brill had given " grudgingly " at breakfast. for more
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