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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner marked by hatred of mankind.

Usage examples (18)
  • "Your Friends and Neighbors" is clearly the work of the same, misanthropically inclined observer.
  • Here you may observe, from your perch upon the hill, an assemblage of roads actively reticulating and radiating, winding through the valleys, slinking off...
  • Shelley, misanthropically commencing with the turbulence of the chainless sea: a spirit matured to madness by the overawing and supernatural terrors of German romance:...
  • "I must have some object to embrace," said he misanthropically. for more
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