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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a reluctant or disapproving manner.

Usage examples (33)
  • His parents in Boston are "begrudgingly" supporting his decision, although his mother says she plans to visit.
  • He said the ice rink was broken and he "begrudgingly" paid extra for his son to go on some funfair rides.
  • Newsom said in an interview he "begrudgingly" supports Proposition 1A but opposes borrowing money from lottery earnings.
  • And I wear dresses and skirts; albeit begrudgingly. for more
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