Deplorably De*plor"a*bly, adv. In a deplorable manner. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • deplorably — deplorable ► ADJECTIVE ▪ deserving strong condemnation; shockingly bad. DERIVATIVES deplorably adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • deplorably — adverb see deplorable …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • deplorably — See deplorableness. * * * …   Universalium

  • deplorably — adverb in a deplorable manner …   Wiktionary

  • deplorably — adv. sadly, regrettably, distressingly; scandalously, shamefully …   English contemporary dictionary

  • deplorably — de·plor·ably …   English syllables

  • deplorably — See: deplorable …   English dictionary

  • deplorably — adverb in an unfortunate or deplorable manner (Freq. 1) he was sadly neglected it was woefully inadequate • Syn: ↑lamentably, ↑sadly, ↑woefully • Derived from adjective: ↑woeful …   Useful english dictionary

  • deplorable — [[t]dɪplɔ͟ːrəb(ə)l[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you say that something is deplorable, you think that it is very bad and unacceptable. [FORMAL] Many of them live under deplorable conditions... The Chief Constable said that sexual harassment was deplorable.… …   English dictionary

  • miserable — miserable, wretched both describe something (as a person s state of health or of mind, a state of affairs, a human being with reference to his condition or character, or a thing compared with others of its kind) that is deplorably or contemptibly …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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