Definition of waspishly in US English:

waspishly

adverb

  • See waspish

    • ‘Nevertheless, you don't hear jokes about equine looks, nor waspishly disparaging put-downs as often as you used to.’
    • ‘After one particularly bland interview, a reporter waspishly criticized the starlet.’
    • ‘‘Fine, get fat then,’ I said waspishly, glaring at him.’
    • ‘‘I assume this procedure is familiar to you,’ he said waspishly.’
    • ‘‘I usually have time to walk to school, but today we have to take the bike,’ Rose said waspishly.’

Pronunciation

waspishly

/ˈwäspiSHlē//ˈwɑspɪʃli/