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- adv. In a manner that is sluggish, without enthusiasm.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In a phlegmatic manner.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a phlegmatic manner; coldly; heavily.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in a phlegmatic manner
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The government of the Cayman Islands uncharacteristically took the designation phlegmatically and said that the
The Justice scratched his head and waxed phlegmatically indignant.
Founded by the British, the city's spirit remains phlegmatically British.
Pablo drifted phlegmatically into adulthood, following his stint in reform school.
"Hall Pass" R "Haphazardly conceived, phlegmatically paced, lazily filmed and punctuated with gratuitous moments of sexual and scatological slapstick, 'Hall Pass' finds Peter and Bobby Farrelly grasping for shock value at a time when shock possesses virtually no value at all."
The defeat against the Surrey village of Shere in the Allahakbarries 'inaugural match, in which the locals made what Barrie called a "goodly" score (ie so many the scorers gave up counting) and the Allahakbarries mustered 11 – "The general feeling was that [we] had been beaten but not disgraced," he said phlegmatically.
"If my friends don't like the way I carry on they needn't come," I said phlegmatically.
She was tired of the smell of beer and of the stickiness of vermouth, but she was able to bear with it phlegmatically.
But I don't know why I'm complaining about the Treasury not giving me a say, I'm off to phlegmatically watch Champions League football instead.
When the animal sits, it curves its back and bows its head, so as to look straight down on the ground; sometimes it holds on with its hands by a higher branch, sometimes lets them hang phlegmatically down by its side — and in these positions the Orang will remain, for hours together, in the same spot, almost without stirring, and only now and then giving utterance to its deep, growling voice.
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