Despiteously
Despiteously Des*pit"e*ous*ly, adv. Despitefully. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • despiteously — adverb see despiteous …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • despiteously — See despiteous. * * * …   Universalium

  • despiteously — adverb In a despiteous manner …   Wiktionary

  • despiteously — de·spit·e·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • despiteously — adverb Etymology: Middle English, from despiteous + ly archaic : despitefully …   Useful english dictionary

  • despiteous — despiteously, adv. /di spit ee euhs/, adj. Archaic. 1. malicious; spiteful. 2. contemptuous. [1350 1400; var. of ME despitous < AF; OF despiteus, equiv. to despit DESPITE + eus EOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • despiteous — adjective Date: 14th century archaic feeling or showing despite ; malicious • despiteously adverb, archaic …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • despiteous — /dəsˈpɪtiəs/ (say duhs piteeuhs) adjective Obsolete 1. malicious; spiteful. 2. contemptuous. –despiteously, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”