daftly
adverb see daft

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • daftly — See daft. * * * …   Universalium

  • daftly — adverb In a daft manner …   Wiktionary

  • daftly — adv. foolishly, stupidly; insanely …   English contemporary dictionary

  • daftly — daft·ly …   English syllables

  • daftly — adverb in a mildly insane manner the old lady is beginning to behave quite dottily • Syn: ↑dottily, ↑balmily, ↑nuttily, ↑wackily • Derived from adjective: ↑wacky (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • daft — daftly, adv. daftness, n. /daft, dahft/, adj., dafter, daftest. 1. senseless, stupid, or foolish. 2. insane; crazy. 3. Scot. merry; playful; frolicsome. [bef. 1000; ME dafte uncouth, awkward; earlier, gentle, meek, OE daefte; cf. DEFT] * * * …   Universalium

  • balmily — adverb in a mildly insane manner the old lady is beginning to behave quite dottily • Syn: ↑daftly, ↑dottily, ↑nuttily, ↑wackily • Derived from adjective: ↑wacky (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dottily — adverb in a mildly insane manner the old lady is beginning to behave quite dottily • Syn: ↑daftly, ↑balmily, ↑nuttily, ↑wackily • Derived from adjective: ↑wacky (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • nuttily — adverb in a mildly insane manner the old lady is beginning to behave quite dottily • Syn: ↑daftly, ↑dottily, ↑balmily, ↑wackily • Derived from adjective: ↑wacky (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • wackily — adverb in a mildly insane manner the old lady is beginning to behave quite dottily • Syn: ↑daftly, ↑dottily, ↑balmily, ↑nuttily • Derived from adjective: ↑wacky, ↑nutty ( …   Useful english dictionary

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