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- adv. In a jejune manner.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a jejune, empty, dry, or barren manner.
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- adv. in an immature manner
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-- The Jews expound these signs jejunely and feebly, and take up their attention only with insignificant matters.
Except for a jejunely described run with hounds, a statement that Corinthian Tom had a set-to with John Jackson, the ex-champion pugilist of England, at his rooms in Bond street, and some praise from Tom’s friends for his “superior style” and “coolness and skill” in a fencing bout with O’shaunessy, there is not a word of true sport in the book.