Definitions

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  • adv. In the British manner
  • adv. With reference to Britain or Great Britain

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Examples

  • These things pass muster from being 'Britannically cocooned in the purple,' says our irreverent satirist; and the maiden ladies 'passion of devotion to' the blood 'helped to blind them; but still more so did the imperious urgency to curtain closely the night of Tasso, throwing all its consequences upon Victor's masterful tongue.

    One of Our Conquerors — Complete

  • 'Britannically cocooned in the purple,' says our irreverent satirist; and the maiden ladies 'passion of devotion to' the blood 'helped to blind them; but still more so did the imperious urgency to curtain closely the night of Tasso, throwing all its consequences upon Victor's masterful tongue.

    Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith

  • These things pass muster from being 'Britannically cocooned in the purple,' says our irreverent satirist; and the maiden ladies 'passion of devotion to' the blood 'helped to blind them; but still more so did the imperious urgency to curtain closely the night of Tasso, throwing all its consequences upon

    One of Our Conquerors — Volume 3

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