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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a snappish or irritated manner.

Usage examples (37)
  • "What the eternal Universe," said Rodriguez waspishly.
  • 'Especially,' Cressy said waspishly, 'for s like you.'
  • “Yes, that lovely harp,” muttered Lorenz waspishly.
  • "I meant, what happened in 1643?" said Audley waspishly. for more
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