adv.1.In a starched or starch manner.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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One exception is the starchly upright royal fern, Osmunda regalis - a real acid-lover which needs lots of moisture at the roots.
Normally, as starchly correct as Eric Cantona's collar, she appeared in a pleated, white micro pelmet for her tennis session with Tim Henman.
It rebuts much of academic contemporary poetry, which starchly and foolishly denies politics a place at the table.