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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a concentrated manner; In quick succession; Spoken with poor articulation

Usage examples (36)
  • After a few drinks he was beginning to speak thickly
  • Spread 1/4 lb softened margarine or cooking fat fairly thickly all over the surface
  • -- EURASIAN WATER MILFOIL (Myriophyllum spicatum) grows thickly from the bottom and mats on the surface.
  • Oh, Beatrice! "he called thickly, in guarded tones. for more
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