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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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In a bothersome or annoying manner.

Usage examples (7)
  • That is why I keep peskily pointing out that nasty 10% differential in the acceptance of humanity between one group and another.
  • There is no taste whatsoever in this country for the use of taxation as the clumsy clunky fist of mass redistribution, PAYE as a means of flattening out the peskily...
  • Sure, aesthetics go out the window with even the greatest lay-and-pray merchants, but nobody can argue the fact that those guys are peskily effective and often exit the...
  • I am most peskily afraid my warmth has kinder betrayed me into rudeness. for more
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