Definition of Boorishly

1. Adverb. Like a boor,. "He behaved boorishly at the party"

Partainyms: Boorish



Definition of Boorishly

1. Adverb. In a boorish manner; uncultured. ¹

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Definition of Boorishly

1. [adv]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Boorishly

boongary
boongarys
boongas
boongs
boonies
boonless
boons
boop
boops
boor
boord
boorde
boordes
boords
boorish
boorishly (current term)
boorishness
boorishnesses
boorka
boorkas
boors
boortree
boortrees
booru
boos
boose
boosed
booser
boosers
booses

Literary usage of Boorishly

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Capital: A Critique of Political Economy by Karl Marx (1906)
"1 A boorishly clumsy form of this bondage exists in the county of Durham. Thi» is one of the few counties, in which circumstances do not secure to the ..."

2. The Atlantic Monthly by Making of America Project (1867)
"... and boorishly silent. " I help Sim with his cooking a bit," blushing, and putting down a plate as if it burned her. " Don't tempt me nearer the coffee ..."

3. Publications by English Dialect Society (1894)
"... vn To gape to loiter and gaze about boorishly. Gawky, adj. Gawky and Gawks, sb. A gaping clown. England. ..."

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