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friarly

[frahy-er-lee] /ˈfraɪ ər li/
adjective
1.
of or relating to friars.
2.
like a friar.
Origin of friarly
1540-1550
First recorded in 1540-50; friar + -ly
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  • We will supply you an omelette and piquette, and send you back sobered and friarly—to Caen for Paris at sunset.'

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