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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a caustic manner.

Usage examples (33)
  • But that's what makes it so mordantly funny to me.
  • The time and place for it seems mordantly appropriate.
  • “A fast-moving, mordantly funny look at cops gone bad.”
  • Conrad said mordantly, 'I don't want to see you again, Mr Morris.' for more
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