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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a sorrowful or dejected manner.

Usage examples (36)
  • Ovide! "she called brokenly, staring blankly around the room.
  • "Here, Polly," he called brokenly, "this is something beyond me.
  • For answer, through the din of the elements, a voice called brokenly, sobbingly:
  • I shall not be worthy to be called your sister, but, "brokenly," you need not have feared. for more
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