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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

At a sharp angle; At a rapid rate

Usage examples (39)
  • They drove carefully as they were nearing the steeply sharp curve ahead.
  • The street rose steeply up to the castle
  • The main reason that home values have fallen steeply is foreclosure.
  • The house was built in 1885, near the crest of a hill that rises steeply from the west bank of the Hudson River. for more
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