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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an ill-natured manner.

Usage examples (36)
  • "What was the point waking me up?" the Fat Lady called grumpily after him as he walked away.
  • "I'd rather shoot you," Jake said, pretty grumpily.
  • "Sounded way bigger'n a possum," Curly said grumpily.
  • 'You have to be consistent,' Helena grumpily conceded. for more
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