stodgily
adverb see stodgy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • stodgily — adverb in a stuffy manner Come in please, he said stuffily • Syn: ↑stuffily • Derived from adjective: ↑stodgy, ↑stuffy (for: ↑stuffily) * * * ˈstäjə̇lē, li …   Useful english dictionary

  • stodgily — See stodgy. * * * …   Universalium

  • stodgily — adverb In a stodgy manner …   Wiktionary

  • stodgily — adv. in a stuffy manner, in an unimaginative manner, pompously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stodgily — stodg·i·ly …   English syllables

  • stodgy — stodgily, adv. stodginess, n. /stoj ee/, adj., stodgier, stodgiest. 1. heavy, dull, or uninteresting; tediously commonplace; boring: a stodgy Victorian novel. 2. of a thick, semisolid consistency; heavy, as food. 3. stocky; thick set. 4. old… …   Universalium

  • stuffily — adverb in a stuffy manner Come in please, he said stuffily • Syn: ↑stodgily • Derived from adjective: ↑stodgy (for: ↑stodgily), ↑stuffy …   Useful english dictionary

  • pedantic — adjective Date: circa 1600 1. of, relating to, or being a pedant 2. narrowly, stodgily, and often ostentatiously learned 3. unimaginative, pedestrian • pedantically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • stodgy — adjective (stodgier; est) Date: 1854 1. having a rich filling quality ; heavy < stodgy bread > 2. moving in a slow plodding way especially as a result of physical bulkiness 3. boring, dull < out on a peaceful rather stodgy Sunday boat trip Edna… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Toyota 2000GT — Infobox Automobile name=Toyota 2000GT manufacturer=Toyota Motor Corporation and Yamaha Motor Corporation (joint project) production=1967 ndash;1970 337 produced predecessor= Toyota Sports 800 successor= Toyota Celica, Toyota Supra class=Sports… …   Wikipedia

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