Definitions

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  • adv. In a pandering manner; patronizingly.

Etymologies

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pandering +‎ -ly

Examples

  • This is a terrible idea that only the kind of moron who actually believes that – as politicians love to panderingly repeat – “people are smart” would come up with.

    A plan to support creative work — 100 government dollars at a time » Nieman Journalism Lab

  • Neither pretentiously literary nor panderingly pulpy

    Slate Magazine

  • Inviting Desire is neither annoyingly empowered nor simplistically, panderingly sexy-it showcases a broad spectrum of female fantasies, some of which seem generically appealing to an average audience (blowjobs; group sex with a yoga class), and some of which might be confusing or off-putting (graphic S&M fantasies, that whole Minotaur thing).

    Portland Mercury

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