butcherly

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From butcher +‎ -ly.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

butcherly (comparative more butcherly, superlative most butcherly)

  1. Like a butcher; characterised by slaughter, savage.

Adverb[edit]

butcherly (comparative more butcherly, superlative most butcherly)

  1. (obsolete) Like a butcher; cruelly, brutally.