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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Inappropriate playfulness.

Usage examples (32)
  • While a certain archness is built into any new analog electrpop, We Are Wolves makes it not just a joke, but a good sweaty joke.
  • There was no archness in her glance; her humor was wholly masculine.
  • More often she substitutes archness or mild cleverness for real wit.
  • There was a certain archness to the mage's reply that held Aubri frozen. for more
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