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matronly

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Love seeketh not itself to please, nor for itself hath any care, but for another gives its ease, and builds a Heaven in Hell's despair.
William Blake
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Adjective

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Positive
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  1. In the way of a matron.
    The matronly woman cared for the sick orphan.
  2. A woman who exudes wisdom, power, and intelligence
    ...the matronly upper arms girls know about life and love and losing... Janeane Garofalo

Adverb

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Positive
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  1. In the way of a matron.

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