abominably

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

abominable +‎ -ly

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /əˈbɑm.ə.nə.bli/, /əˈbɑm.nə.bli/

Adverb[edit]

abominably (comparative more abominably, superlative most abominably)

  1. In an abominable manner; very odiously; detestably. [First attested around 1350 to 1470.][1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “abominably” in Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 2002, ISBN 978-0-19-860457-0, page 6.