vilely

All Adverb
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  • I own I have done very vilely by this lady. Cited from Clarissa, Volume 7, by Samuel Richardson
  • Never in all his life had he been so vilely treated, and never in all his life had he been so angry. Cited from The Call of the Wild, by Jack London
  • But do you think that the men that do thus, do think that they do so vilely, so abominably? Cited from The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3, by John Bunyan
  • She has been so vilely used, and has borne it all so patiently. Cited from Born In Exile, By George Gissing
  • But meanness must ever be the portion of the man, who can act vilely! Cited from Clarissa, Volume 5 (of 9), by Samuel Richardson
  • I certainly think, for my part, that I spoke vilely. Cited from The Adventures of Hugh Trevor, by Thomas Holcroft
  • I'm sure, said he, these insolent creatures must have treated you vilely. Cited from Pamela, by Samuel Richardson
  • I know I played vilely for I was not thinking of golf. Cited from John Henry Smith, by Frederick Upham Adams
  • Bad she may be; and she may be deceived, vilely treated, in either case. Cited from Lord Ormont and his Aminta by Meredith, v2
  • I am a person, though thus vilely betrayed, of rank and fortune. Cited from Clarissa, Volume 6 (of 9), by Samuel Richardson
  • The very thing I wished and managed so vilely. Cited from The Clever Woman of the Family, by Charlotte Yonge
  • "Do you know how vilely you've treated me?" she said, staring across the space at him. Cited from Aaron's Rod, By D. H. Lawrence
  • I -- I know I have given you reason to think meanly of me -- vilely! Cited from Enter Bridget, by Thomas Cobb
  • I was tricked, most vilely tricked back, as you shall hear in its place. Cited from Clarissa, Volume 6 (of 9), by Samuel Richardson
  • If we do not want to be a great power any longer, we deliberately and vilely betray ourselves. Cited from New York Times Current History: The European War, Jun 1915, V. 2, No. 3
  • Or do they vilely practice on credulity and passion for personal gain? Cited from Speeches of the Honorable Jefferson Davis, 1858
  • On the other hand, when it is all done by lonely people it can be vilely tedious. Cited from Men, Women, and God, by A. Herbert Gray
  • He treated me vilely, cursed me continually, and heaped his own work upon me. Cited from The Sea Wolf, by Jack London
  • I am, like Hamlet, very vilely attended, as you see. Cited from David Elginbrod, by George MacDonald[Scottish]
  • At any rate she danced, all say, Vilely; her vogue has had its day. Cited from The Poetry Of Robert Browning, by Stopford A. Brooke
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Meaning of vilely

  • adverb In a vile manner
    his vilely spelt and illiterate letters