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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a volatile manner.

Usage examples (14)
  • Adjective : a mercurial nature
  • Whatever pity she had felt for herself had been mercurially replaced with intense self-loathing.
  • In September 1914, while Obregón was on a mission to Villa's headquarters, Villa had ordered him shot -- but then mercurially changed his mind.
  • And then, his mood appeared to mercurially change again as he leaned back to the center of the table, taking care to move his cup and saucer delicately to the side. for more
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