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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a disrespectful manner; Without respect.

Usage examples (33)
  • Clergymen had been turned from their cures, and churches irreverently used
  • The student irreverently mimicked the teacher in his presence
  • Adjective : an irreverent reply
  • The following explanation of the name irreverently applied to the Bank of England is from H.rry H. Bell, Louisville, Kentucky: for more
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