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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not completely.

Usage examples (35)
  • The pleasure we derive from doing favors is partly in the feeling it gives us that we are not altogether worthless. It is a pleasant surprise to ourselves.
  • I felt partly to blame
  • Eix says he founded the label partly because tunes these young artists had sent him were burning a hole in his pocket.
  • "The title partly refers to the work being an upper crust on the existing trees, and it definitely gets a bit crusty on the ground around here," he explained. for more
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