hokily
adverb see hokey

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hokily — See hokey. * * * …   Universalium

  • hokily — adverb In a hokey way …   Wiktionary

  • hokey — adjective (hokier; est) Date: 1927 1. corny I,3 < the usual hokey melodrama > 2. obviously contrived ; phony < the plots are tricky but not hokey Cleveland Amory > • hokeyness or hokiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hokeyness — See hokily. * * * …   Universalium

  • hokiness — See hokily. * * * …   Universalium

  • hokey — adj. (also hoky) (hokier, hokiest) US sl. sentimental, melodramatic, artificial. Derivatives: hokeyness n. (also hokiness). hokily adv. Etymology: HOKUM + Y(2) …   Useful english dictionary

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