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- adv. In a boyish manner.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In a boyish manner; like a boy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a boyish manner.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. like a boy
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