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offhandedly / a la ligera
 
offhandedly   [ɒfˈhændɪdlɪ]   -adverb
1. (=casually)   a la ligera
·he dealt with the whole matter very offhandedly
·trató todo el asunto muy a la ligera
·"we were just playing," I said as offhandedly as I could
·--nounólo estábamos jugando --dije en el tono masculineánoun despreocupado que pude
2. (=cavalierly)
[reply, behave]   displicentemente
·to treat somebody offhandedly
·tratar a somebody, someone con displicencia
 
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