scandalously

All Adverb
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  • We have been on the go all the time and kept scandalously late hours. Cited from Wild Wings, A Romance of Youth, by Margaret Rebecca Piper
  • My only living relative is my sister, and she is scandalously well-to-do. Cited from Partners of Chance, by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  • What did you do when you ran away so scandalously from that stupid school in the north? Cited from Cashel Byron's Profession, by G. B. Shaw
  • But I felt that I had been scandalously treated by this young woman. Cited from The Mountebank, by William J. Locke
  • You must know a lot of things now; unless you have wasted your time most scandalously. Cited from Major Barbara, George Bernard Shaw
  • My visits to the provincial museum have become scandalously frequent during the last few days. Cited from Old Calabria, by Norman Douglas
  • We discuss Art at night, and not the scandalously high price of food. Cited from The Moon Rock, by Arthur J. Rees
  • I am afraid that for the next two weeks I traded upon their affection scandalously. Cited from Captain Macklin,by Richard Harding Davis
  • The church was never more virulently and scandalously attacked than she has been lately! Cited from The Adventures of Hugh Trevor, by Thomas Holcroft
  • "Here is my aunt saying that the hot weather makes you scandalously idle." Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, October, 1877, Vol. XX. No. 118, by Various
  • I have written you a scandalously long note. Cited from Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume I
  • And she could point out those who did both -- scandalously, intolerably. Cited from Marcella, by Mrs. Humphry Ward [AKA: Mary Augusta Arnold Ward]
  • They were entirely right; and the public were scandalously wrong. Cited from The Legacy of Cain, by Wilkie Collins
  • Nothing could be more scandalously partial than the conduct of the commons on this occasion. Cited from The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II, by Tobias Smollett
  • I treated him scandalously, but he has proved true-hearted. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. 12, Ed. by Francke
  • In fact, they do not take much stock in the general organs of opinion, and the standard books you find about are scandalously few. Cited from The Brick Moon, et. al., by Edward Everett Hale
  • But you are really too generous about the, to me, scandalously heavy corrections. Cited from Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume I
  • The reason is obviously because there is a scandalously big chasm between his appearance and his true personality.
  • Monopoly went by court favor, and its rights were often scandalously let and sometimes sublet as well. Cited from Elizabethan Sea Dogs, by William Wood
  • The legislative conditions were then bad, scandalously bad; nor have I any reason to believe in a regeneration since. Cited from 'Tis Sixty Years Since, by Charles Francis Adams
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Meaning of scandalously

  • adverb In a scandalous manner
    you behaved scandalously when you walked out of that meeting!