Definitions for phlegmatically

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

phleg•mat•icflɛgˈmæt ɪk(adj.)

also phleg•mat′i•cal

  1. not easily excited to action or display of emotion; having a calm or apathetic temperament.

    Category: Psychology

  2. of the nature of or abounding in the humor phlegm.

Origin of phlegmatic:

1300–50; ME fleumatik < MF fleumatique < LL phlegmaticus < Gk phlegmatikós pertaining to phlegm


Princeton's WordNet

  1. phlegmatically(adverb)

    in a phlegmatic manner

    "he accepted the decision phlegmatically"


  1. phlegmatically(Adverb)

    In a manner that is sluggish, without enthusiasm.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Phlegmatically(adverb)

    in a phlegmatic manner


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