Definitions

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  • adverb In a manner that rebuffs.

Etymologies

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rebuffing +‎ -ly

Examples

  • At first she answered rebuffingly; but one of the jovial spirits, a man who neither feared fire nor water, asked her right to her face if he might not have the civilized enjoyment of accompanying her home?

    Hunger

  • At first she answered rebuffingly; but one of the jovial spirits, a man who neither feared fire nor water, asked her right to her face if he might not have the civilized enjoyment of accompanying her home?

    Hunger

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