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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a scandalous manner.

Usage examples (25)
  • Adjective : opprobrious invectives. ,opprobrious conduct
  • "'I do not give you that name opprobriously,' resumed I, laughing;
  • "The beasts!" ejaculated Trix opprobriously, and not as the mere statement of an obvious fact.
  • Isolation, when spoken of by opponents to a similar measure for venereal diseases, is opprobriously described as "compulsory detention." for more
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