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  • adv. In a hacking manner; brokenly or jerkily.


hacking +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)


  • Levitt starts each chapter with one of these bizarre questions that he has hackingly coughed out of his mystical lungs.

    Archive 2006-02-01

  • "No rumor!" shouted the glowing, golden man, and he paused to cough hackingly.

    Starchild Omnibus

  • He coughed again hard and hackingly, as an old lady came in for ammoniated quinine.

    Traffics and Discoveries


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