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crossly

[kraws-lee, kros-] /ˈkrɔs li, ˈkrɒs-/
adverb
1.
in a cross or angry manner.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95; cross + -ly
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  • They snatched my fifty dollars and crossly gave me my ticket, but they stuck to their point: they didn't take coins.
  • Bars have been asked, gently at first and now rather crossly, to cut back on promotions that encourage binge-drinking.

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