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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner that produces good.

Usage examples (35)
  • The old man smiled beneficently, if a trifle smugly.
  • Vvelz entwined his fingers and regarded them beneficently.
  • Cowperwood smiled encouragingly, quite beneficently, and Chaffee
  • But that they do operate, immediately, powerfully, and beneficently, I can no longer doubt. for more
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