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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a rakish manner.

Usage examples (16)
  • Adjective : a matinee idol whose raffish offstage behavior amused millions
  • Master Records wore a suit with a raffishly loosened lavender tie.
  • When he tried to move her she awoke, grinned raffishly at him, and drew him down.
  • He hoped he looked raffishly artistic-it was one of the reasons he'd left his hair long. for more
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