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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner that is shamelessly bold.

Usage examples (21)
  • Adjective, : brassy tones. ,a big, brassy nightclub
  • The storm wasn't far away now, al though the sun still shone brassily.
  • The tugboat, which was doing its very best to be run down, got away just in time, and its band was playing clashily and brassily a popular but impolite air:
  • Hanging a left to the West Coast, she tackles movie songs, brassily belting out Busby Berkeley golddigger songs from black-and-white Warner Brothers musicals of the... for more
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