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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner that is morbidly thoughtful.

Usage examples (35)
  • He said nothing, but looked down at her broodingly.
  • He looked at us broodingly from behind a large desk.
  • Constance gazed broodingly at the remaining markers.
  • He was staring, broodingly, off into the far distance. for more
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