offishly


offishly
adverb
see offish

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offˈishly adverb
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Main Entry:off

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  • offishly — See offish. * * * …   Universalium

  • offishly — off·ish·ly …   English syllables

  • stand-offishly adv — Hey, you re standing on my foot! said Tom standoffishly …   English expressions

  • offish — offishly, adv. offishness, n. /aw fish, of ish/, adj. Informal. aloof; unapproachable; standoffish. [1825 35, Amer.; OFF + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Staffa — Location …   Wikipedia

  • offishness — See offishly. * * * …   Universalium

  • stand-offish — stand of|fish standoffish [ˌstænd ˈɔfıʃ US ˈo:f ] adj informal rather unfriendly and formal ▪ She was cold and stand offish. >stand offishly adv >stand offishness n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • off adv — off handedly adv, stand offishly adv …   English expressions

  • stand v — stand offishly adv …   English expressions

  • offish — adjective informal aloof or distant in manner. Derivatives offishly adverb offishness noun …   English new terms dictionary


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