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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of a liquid) agitated vigorously.

Usage examples (35)
  • It's roily from the muddy banks and cold from recent rains or snowmelt, and you think: Finally, spring.
  • The sky is low and gray, the roily gray of sliding surf.
  • The roily, rushing water of the river would aid Chambriss 'quest.
  • That's Henderson: The intensity is always there; things get roily when he's around. for more
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