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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a frenzied manner.

Usage examples (39)
  • "Then you do really think," hectically, "that if I take this medicine," mechanically reaching out for it, "I shall regain my health?"
  • "A small spicy Greek sausage, " passed hectically through his mind.
  • The gunslinger had talked hectically, feverishly, to fill his silence.
  • She put Carolyn on and I said things were going well, albeit hectically. for more
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