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Definition of the adverb acidly

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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 previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)

by Murali Mohan Hundigam

present in milk—lactic Acid secreted by some ants—formic acid Acid used as disinfectant—carbolic Acidic—sour, tart Acidic condiment—vinegar Acidly— sourly Ackers—moola, moolah, jolly, lolly, money Acknowledge—confess, admit, own, ...

Google previewBiographical Dictionary of North American Classicists (1994)

by Ward W. Briggs, American Philological Association

a class in Bulfinch Number Two, to listen to a Fitts reading, to be led through a text, to be called upon to recite, to have something you had written keenly scrutinized and commented upon sharply, sometimes acidly, but always constructively.

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 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 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 ...

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Scrabble value of A1C3I1D2L1Y4

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