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  • adv. In a flouncy manner.


flouncy +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)


  • In practice, though, there's a big problem: although the waves associated with atoms move agreeably slowly, they are also flouncily delicate beasts and cannot travel more than a metre or so before losing the quantum character that allows them to interfere.

    New Scientist - Online News

  • Ghosts sashay flouncily towards you in a strange sort of dance rather than shambling or scuttling or doing anything else remotely threatening.



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