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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - To a moderate degree; In a gentle manner.

Usage examples (38)
  • He was mildly interested
  • McNair put in mildly, in an attempt to bring me back to the original issue.
  • Muris came in mildly supportive of the deal and got quite suspicious in the middle.
  • Before Kirk could respond, Sonak turned in his chair, his expression mildly perplexed. for more
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