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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a drowsy manner.

Usage examples (35)
  • He waited somnolently until Maximillian closed the door leading to the ship.
  • Its waterfront lay somnolently along a raised foundation of mammoth stone blocks.
  • Butterflies sailed from blossom to blossom, and bees droned somnolently through the scented air.
  • The cruiser was almost silent, rocking somnolently with its lines tapping as the breeze flicked them. for more
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