adverb see promiscuous

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  • Promiscuously — Pro*mis cu*ous*ly, adv. In a promiscuous manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • promiscuously — adverb 1. in an indiscriminate manner she reads promiscuously • Syn: ↑indiscriminately • Derived from adjective: ↑indiscriminate (for: ↑indiscriminately), ↑promiscuous …   Useful english dictionary

  • promiscuously — promiscuous ► ADJECTIVE 1) having or characterized by many transient sexual relationships. 2) indiscriminate or casual: a promiscuous mixing of styles. DERIVATIVES promiscuity noun promiscuously adverb. ORIGIN Latin promiscuus indiscriminate …   English terms dictionary

  • promiscuously — See promiscuous. * * * …   Universalium

  • promiscuously — adverb In a promiscuous manner …   Wiktionary

  • promiscuously — prÉ™ mɪskjÊŠÉ™slɪ adj. wantonly, recklessly; without making distinction, with a lack of discernment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • promiscuously — pro·mis·cu·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • promiscuously — See: promiscuous …   English dictionary

  • promiscuous — promiscuously, adv. promiscuousness, n. /preuh mis kyooh euhs/, adj. 1. characterized by or involving indiscriminate mingling or association, esp. having sexual relations with a number of partners on a casual basis. 2. consisting of parts,… …   Universalium

  • gigolo —  Promiscuously amorous or amorous looking (young) man (usu. of foreign appearance). Young man living at the expense of an older woman …   A concise dictionary of English slang

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