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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an intentionally unkind way.

Usage examples (22)
  • "Your logic is inescapable," Gloha said cuttingly.
  • And cuttingly strikes the keen blast o'er the hill;
  • When we wish to speak cuttingly, we 'speak daggers'.
  • "You have a point," she agreed cuttingly, and went on. for more
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