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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Inappropriate and unpleasing manner or style (especially manner or style of expression).

Usage examples (38)
  • Noun, : infelicities of style
  • The still-born child's infelicity is only negative (ver. 4, 5), but that of the covetous worldling is positive; he lives a great while to see himself miserable, ver.
  • An infelicity of language may diminish that trust.
  • Does then Vice need Fortune to bring about infelicity? for more
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