Definition of Promiscuously

1. Adverb. In an indiscriminate manner. "She reads promiscuously"

Exact synonyms: Indiscriminately
Partainyms: Indiscriminate, Promiscuous



2. Adverb. In a licentious and promiscuous manner. "This young girl has to share a room with her mother who lives promiscuously"
Exact synonyms: Licentiously, Wantonly
Partainyms: Licentious, Promiscuous, Wanton

Definition of Promiscuously

1. adv. In a promiscuous manner.

Definition of Promiscuously

1. Adverb. In a promiscuous manner. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Promiscuously

1. [adv]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Promiscuously

promgoers
promil
promine
prominence
prominences
prominencies
prominency
prominent
prominently
promines
prominin
promis'd
promiscuities
promiscuity
promiscuously (current term)
promiscuousness
promise
promised
promised one
promisee
promisees
promiseless
promiser
promisers
promises
promisest
promiseth
promising
promisingly

Literary usage of Promiscuously

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

1. The Works of Alexander Hamilton: Containing His Correspondence, and His by Alexander Hamilton (1850)
"... and I suppose little or nothing with you; could they be got at I would not send them down, but they are stowed promiscuously among other things. ..."

2. The Writings in Prose and Verse of Rudyard Kipling by Rudyard Kipling (1899)
"... me under a great big archway promiscuously ornamented wid the most improper carvin's an' ... promiscuously ..."

3. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable: Giving the Derivation, Source, Or Origin of by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer (1898)
"A somewhat disreputable association of. men and women living promiscuously on a common fund, which existed fur a tune at ..."

4. A Collection of the Political Writings of William Leggett by William Leggett, Theodore Sedgwick (1840)
"in some degree or other, the validity of the great bulwark of our rights—the trial by a jury of twelve peers, taken promiscuously from the whole body of ..."

5. Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United by George Edward Cokayne (1889)
"Ем-1 " und " Count " (ne in the сове(л) of Albemarle) WM promiscuously applied. On account of the great importance of these feud.1»! ..."

6. Key to the Exercises Adapted to Murray's English Grammar: Calculated to by Lindley Murray (1814)
"IL Containing corrections of the false ORTHOGRAPHY, promiscuously disposed. SECTION I. Exercises, p. 36. <» NEGLECT no opportunity of doing good. ..."

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