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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a disrespectful manner.

Usage examples (33)
  • More than half intoxicated, he called jeeringly:
  • "So thou art back, Mountain of Wisdom?" he said jeeringly.
  • "It is the dark hour before the dawn," he laughed jeeringly.
  • But more, after she returned to Heaven, Minerva jeeringly said, for more
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