Unsely
Unsely Un*se"ly, a. [AS. uns?lig. See {Un-} not, and {Silly}.] Not blessed or happy; wretched; unfortunate. [Written also {unsilly}.] [Obs.] --Chaucer. -- {Un*se"li*ness}, n. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Unseliness — Unsely Un*se ly, a. [AS. uns?lig. See {Un } not, and {Silly}.] Not blessed or happy; wretched; unfortunate. [Written also {unsilly}.] [Obs.] Chaucer. {Un*se li*ness}, n. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unsilly — Unsely Un*se ly, a. [AS. uns?lig. See {Un } not, and {Silly}.] Not blessed or happy; wretched; unfortunate. [Written also {unsilly}.] [Obs.] Chaucer. {Un*se li*ness}, n. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Unsilly — Un*sil ly, a. See {Unsely}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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