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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a nervous or uncomfortable manner.

Usage examples (38)
  • During the crossing of the channel, I queasily walked the deck of the boat so I would not dwell on the size of the waves.
  • `Do I have to remove the liver,' the medical student asked queasily
  • Or through an emergency airlock, he thought queasily.
  • Anyone who heard him and caught his drift smiled queasily. for more
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