adverb see squalid

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  • Squalidly — Squal id*ly (skw[o^]l [i^]d*l[y^]), adv. In a squalid manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • squalidly — See squalid. * * * …   Universalium

  • squalidly — adverb in a squalid manner …   Wiktionary

  • squalidly — adv. in a dirty and repulsive manner; sordidly; miserably …   English contemporary dictionary

  • squalidly — squal·id·ly …   English syllables

  • squalidly — adverb in a sordid or squalid way • Syn: ↑sordidly • Derived from adjective: ↑squalid, ↑sordid (for: ↑sordidly) * * * adverb : in a squalid manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • squalid — squalidly, adv. squalidness, squalidity /skwo lid i tee/, n. /skwol id, skwaw lid/, adj. 1. foul and repulsive, as from lack of care or cleanliness; neglected and filthy. 2. wretched; miserable; degraded; sordid. [1585 95; < L squalidus dirty,… …   Universalium

  • sordidly — adverb in a sordid or squalid way • Syn: ↑squalidly • Derived from adjective: ↑squalid (for: ↑squalidly), ↑sordid …   Useful english dictionary

  • squalid — adjective Etymology: Latin squalidus rough, dirty, from squalēre to be covered with scales or dirt, from squalus dirty; perhaps akin to Latin squama scale Date: 1596 1. marked by filthiness and degradation from neglect or poverty 2. sordid… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Arete — (Greek: polytonic|ἀρετή; pronEng|ˈærəteɪ in English), in its basic sense, means goodness , excellence or virtue of any kind. In its earliest appearance in Greek, this notion of excellence was bound up with the notion of the fulfillment of purpose …   Wikipedia

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