blackly

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From black +‎ -ly.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

blackly ‎(comparative more blackly, superlative most blackly)

  1. In a black manner; darkly or gloomily.
    • 1907, Harold Bindloss, chapter 26, in The Dust of Conflict[1]:
      Maccario, it was evident, did not care to take the risk of blundering upon a picket, and a man led them by twisting paths until at last the hacienda rose blackly before them.