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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a demanding manner.

Usage examples (28)
  • "Okay, Susan, play 'Sheik of Araby,'" said Gina bossily.
  • 'I'm afraid you can't come in here,' he was saying bossily.
  • "No more work, " Sadie said bossily, proving Claudia's theory.
  • 'You mustn't have tried hard enough,' Lorraine told her bossily. for more
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