Definitions

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  • adv. In a tropical manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a tropical manner; figuratively; metaphorically.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a tropical or figurative manner.

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

  • adv. in a tropical manner

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Examples

  • After the almost clinical coldness of the recent snow and hard frosts, the rich, dank smell of the leaf litter seemed almost tropically exotic.

    Country diary: Aberystwyth

  • Imagine, for instance, living in the state of Michoacan which includes the somewhat cosmopolitan city of Morelia, the architecturally stunning but backwater historic town of Pátzcuaro, the rough hewn but tropically intriguing Uruápan and a primitive interior between these places and the coast emulating the movie Deliverence - a violent and challenging and uninviting place of suspicious backwater villages and isolated incestuous enclaves.

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  • Whether you're hip, traditional, tropically inclined or looking to make a splash, find a penguin suit to suit you.

    Which Tux Are You?

  • The humble and tropically ubiquitous coconut, besides producing one of the tastiest cocktail starters out there (mmmm ..... pina coladas!), is one the best package design solutions for a perishable food item ever designed by nature.

    Natural Packaging: Coconut Solves Shipping Problems Cheaply and Easily

  • The humble and tropically ubiquitous coconut, besides producing one of the tastiest cocktail starters out there (mmmm ..... pina coladas!), is one the best package design solutions ...

    Natural Packaging: Coconut Solves Shipping Problems Cheaply and Easily

  • Most depict tropically colorful village or farm scenes painted in the saturated hues of a hot climate, unrelenting sun and humid air intensifying the greens and blues and reds.

    Healer

  • The manufacturer's site includes drink recipes and a party planner featuring coconut croquet, lime pitch and putt golf, and other tropically inspired activities for which imbibing a cocktail or two likely won't be much of a hindrance.

    Inside Consumer Reports Test Labs: Is the Margaritaville Fiji Frozen Concoction Maker DM2000 a real beauty?

  • And unlike the bone-chilling downpours that douse New York or Seattle, it remains tropically temperate here.

    Suzan Crane: Rainy Days and Jungle Nights

  • She was “a brilliant talker,” and beneath her wildness was a “tropically warm heart.”

    LIGHTING OUT FOR THE TERRITORY

  • This road first passes the tropically cowboy Villa del Oeste (Western Village) and then Chupaderos where an entire village street movie set was constructed around an existing, ancient chapel.

    Outside Mazatlán: Mexico's real Sierra Madre

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