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  1. sourly; tartly

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acidly [Adv.] To speak in a way that is cruel or sarcastic: “Pakistan thinks India should thank it for the Kargil war,” said the Prime Minister acidly. across the board [Idiom] Involving all people (and things): The management's decision ...

Google previewDictionary of the Efïk Language, Abridged (1862)

Y Hugh Goldie by Hugh Goldie

Acidly ; sourly. Mkpai', n.

Google previewCompanion Encyclopedia of Geography (2003)

The Environment and Humankind by Prof Ian Douglas, Richard John Hugget, Mike Robinson

acidly observes, the United Nations record on pursuing the cause of human rights is poor and it 'preaches a theory that it does not practise itself. Little wonder that the urban poor turn in upon themselves and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences ... (1870)

Eulytin — Eumanite — Euodyl — Euonymin — Euonymite — Eupatorium — Euphorbia — Euphorbic acidly Enphorbia). huphorbine . j v r r Euphorbin (s. Luphorbium). Euphorbium 607 Euphotido (s. Gabbro). Euphrasia 608 Euphyllite Eupione ...

Google previewThe NPR Listener's Encyclopedia of Classical Music (2006)

by Theodore Libbey

The original scenario imposed a happy ending on the story, owing to choreographic necessity: As the composer acidly put it, "living people can dance, but the dead cannot dance lying down." Working with remarkable efficiency- through the ...

Google previewPocket Oxford English Dictionary (2013)

by Maurice Waite

acidly adv. acidy adj. – origin Latin acidus. acidify v. (acidifies, acidifying, acidified) make or become acid. acidification n. acidity n. 1 the level of acid in something. 2 sharpness in a person's acid rain ...

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