dastardly

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dastard +‎ -ly

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdɑːstədli/, /ˈdæstədli/
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  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈdæstɚdli/

Adjective[edit]

dastardly (comparative dastardlier, superlative dastardliest)

  1. in the manner of a dastard; marked by cowardice; pusillanimous
  2. treacherous; given to backstabbing

Quotations[edit]

Adverb[edit]

dastardly

  1. In a cowardly or treacherous fashion.