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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a temperate, calm, or balmy manner.

Usage examples (3)
  • Adjective : A clement judge reduced his sentence
  • The press will not treat Rush as clemently as they did the Kenyan Caliban, but Rush Limbaugh has a real genius for counter-framing an issue.
  • Mila’s attention drifted to the two guys and she said clemently, “What, it was the last one!” for more
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