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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Meagerly; Leanly

Usage examples (38)
  • William held me longest with his recent bronzes sparely arranged at Waddington's galleries
  • She spoke sparely and only through an interpreter.
  • The ranch house was sparely and purposely furnished.
  • "You could work on writing a little more sparely, too." for more
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