Definitions

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  • adj. Characterised by catarrh; mucous.

Etymologies

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catarrh +‎ -y

Examples

  • There are highlights, though: ‘Heroes’ is turned into a hill-shaped edifice with a very nice view from the top; and ‘My Body is a Cage’ starts blandly but gets all angsty and catarrhy, to rather striking effect.

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  • "Just been looking at the view," quips the Babcock International boss, with a catarrhy chuckle.

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