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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - In a gaudy manner.

Usage examples (17)
  • The boat is meretriciously decorated
  • Yikes, an indescribable mp3 meretriciously ground because of one gaudy Book.
  • Seldom has self-imposed victimhood been exploited so meretriciously as it is here.
  • Thus events which some saw as catastrophic for all Britons were at best glibly and meretriciously dealt with and at worst by standing truth and history on their heads. for more
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