Arrantly
Arrantly Ar"rant*ly, adv. Notoriously, in an ill sense; infamously; impudently; shamefully. --L'Estrange. [1913 Webster]

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  • arrantly — arrant ► ADJECTIVE ▪ utter; complete. DERIVATIVES arrantly adverb. ORIGIN variant of ERRANT(Cf. ↑errantry), originally in phrases such as arrant thief, meaning «outlawed, roving thief» …   English terms dictionary

  • arrantly — adverb see arrant …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • arrantly — See arrant. * * * …   Universalium

  • arrantly — adverb In an arrant manner; utterly, thoroughly, outright …   Wiktionary

  • arrantly — ar·rant·ly …   English syllables

  • arrantly — adverb see arrant …   Useful english dictionary

  • arrant — arrantly, adv. /ar euhnt/, adj. 1. downright; thorough; unmitigated; notorious: an arrant fool. 2. wandering; errant. [1350 1400; ME, var. of ERRANT] Syn. 1. thoroughgoing, utter, confirmed, flagrant. * * * …   Universalium

  • arrant — adjective Etymology: alteration of errant Date: 14th century being notoriously without moderation ; extreme < we are arrant knaves, all; believe none of us Shakespeare > • arrantly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • atrociously — Synonyms and related words: abjectly, abominably, arrantly, awfully, barbarously, basely, bec et ongles, bestially, brutally, brutishly, contemptibly, cruelly, despicably, detestably, devilishly, diabolically, disgustingly, dreadful, dreadfully,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blatantly — Synonyms and related words: abominably, agonizingly, arrantly, awfully, baldly, balefully, bitterly, boldly, brashly, brazenfacedly, brazenly, colorfully, confoundedly, conspicuously, cruelly, damnably, deadly, deathly, deucedly, distressingly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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