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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a stylish manner.

Usage examples (33)
  • Verb (used with object) : Spruce up the children before the company comes
  • One tall, good-looking, sprucely dressed fellow impressed me.
  • He was so sprucely dressed that she asked him if he were going out.
  • Mr. James Dane was a quiet-looking, sprucely-dressed man of over forty years of age. for more
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