Dingily
Dingily \Din"gi*ly\, adv. In a dingy manner. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • dingily — dingy ► ADJECTIVE (dingier, dingiest) ▪ gloomy and drab. DERIVATIVES dingily adverb dinginess noun. ORIGIN perhaps from an Old English word meaning dung …   English terms dictionary

  • dingily — adverb see dingy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dingily — See dingy1. * * * …   Universalium

  • dingily — adverb In a dingy manner …   Wiktionary

  • dingily — adv. dully, grimily, dirtily …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dingily — din·gi·ly …   English syllables

  • dingily — adverb in a dingy manner • Syn: ↑grubbily, ↑grungily • Derived from adjective: ↑grungy (for: ↑grungily), ↑grubby (for: ↑grubbi …   Useful english dictionary

  • dingy — dingily, adv. dinginess, n. /din jee/, adj., dingier, dingiest. 1. of a dark, dull, or dirty color or aspect; lacking brightness or freshness. 2. shabby; dismal. [1730 40; orig. uncert.] * * * …   Universalium

  • dingy — adjective a dingy room, street, or place is dark, dirty, and in bad condition: a dingy back street dingily adverb: dingily furnished dinginess noun (U) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • grubbily — adverb in a dingy manner • Syn: ↑dingily, ↑grungily • Derived from adjective: ↑grungy (for: ↑grungily), ↑grubby, ↑dingy (for …   Useful english dictionary

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