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  • adv. In an inoffensive manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an inoffensive manner; without giving offense; in a manner not to offend, disturb, or displease.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a not unpleasantly offensive manner


inoffensive +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)


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