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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a stodgy manner.

Usage examples (37)
  • `Come in please,' he said stuffily
  • Adjective, : a stuffy room. ,stuffy air; a stuffy odor. ,a stuffy nose
  • "I could have faced your death, too," he said stuffily.
  • Everything was quiet, a bit muffled and stuffily chilly. for more
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