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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Like an uncle.

Usage examples (38)
  • Although they weren't related, Syd always treated Sam in an avuncular manner.
  • Showed avuncular concern
  • The first one I can only describe as avuncular and earnest.
  • He can do it in that kind of avuncular way that he has. for more
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