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icily Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. adverb in a cold and icy manner
    • `Mr. Powell finds it easier to take it out of mothers, children and sick people than to take on this vast industry,' Mr Brown commented icily
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I"ci*ly adverb
Definitions
  1. In an icy manner; coldly.
    Faultily faultless, icily regular, splendidly null, Dead perfection, no more. Tennyson.

Webster 1913


"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."

-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.

Fear not the Adverb Hell!

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