Definition of Foully

1. Adverb. In an unfair and insulting manner. "This internationally known writer was foully condemned by the Muslim fundamentalists"

Exact synonyms: Insultingly
Partainyms: Foul



2. Adverb. In a wicked and shameful manner. "Two policemen were foully murdered"

Definition of Foully

1. v. In a foul manner; filthily; nastily; shamefully; unfairly; dishonorably.

Definition of Foully

1. Adverb. In a foul manner ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Foully

1. in a foul manner [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Foully

foulbrood
foulbroods
foulder
fouldered
fouldering
foulders
foule
fouled
fouled anchor
fouler
foulers
foules
foulest
fouling
foulings
foully (current term)
foulmart
foulmarts
foulmouthed
foulnesses
fouls
foumart
foumarts
found
found fault
found object
found objects
found out
foundation

Literary usage of Foully

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1. Rural Rides in the Counties of Surrey, Kent, Sussex, Hants, Berks, Oxford by William Cobbett (1908)
"... that was one step towards doing justice to him, whom their order have so much, so foully, and, if they knew their own interest, so foolishly slandered. ..."

2. The Æneid of Virgil by Virgil (1910)
"A ferryman of gruesome guise keeps ward Upon these waters, — Charon, foully garbed, With unkempt, thick gray board upon his chin, And staring eyes of flame; ..."

3. A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the by Washington Irving (1868)
"... BE foully DISHONORED AT FORT UUED HOOP. SEVER was a more comprehensive, a more expeditious, or, what is still better, a more economical measure devised, ..."

4. American State Trials: A Collection of the Important and Interesting by John Davison Lawson, Robert Lorenzo Howard (1918)
"... liberty and the serving of his country, was he thus foully murdered. As you well know, the pathway of his youth was not smoothed with ..."

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