adv.1.In a whist manner; silently.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It's a whistly, almost musical sort of chest noise, the noise you hear when air tubes are constricted.
Effugio, with his hamburgered leg, starts muttering, but all I catch is "Lazaro" and "la Resurreccion." My breath goes whistly like a throat-slit sow.
Whistle, whistle, whistly we sing, the eight slaves sing.