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Meaning of "nastily" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF NASTILY

nastily  [ˈnɑːstɪlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NASTILY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Nastily is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES NASTILY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of nastily in the English dictionary

The first definition of nastily in the dictionary is in a way which is unpleasant, offensive, or repugnant. Other definition of nastily is in a way which is unpleasant, dangerous, or painful. Nastily is also in a way which is spiteful, abusive, or ill-natured.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH NASTILY


beastily
ˈbiːstɪlɪ
bloodthirstily
ˈblʌdˌθɜːstɪlɪ
chestily
ˈtʃɛstɪlɪ
crustily
ˈkrʌstɪlɪ
dustily
ˈdʌstɪlɪ
frostily
ˈfrɒstɪlɪ
fustily
ˈfʌstɪlɪ
gustily
ˈɡʌstɪlɪ
hastily
ˈheɪstɪlɪ
lustily
ˈlʌstɪlɪ
mistily
ˈmɪstɪlɪ
mustily
ˈmʌstɪlɪ
overhastily
ˌəʊvəˈheɪstɪlɪ
rustily
ˈrʌstɪlɪ
tastily
ˈteɪstɪlɪ
testily
ˈtestɪlɪ
thirstily
ˈθɜːstɪlɪ
trustily
ˈtrʌstɪlɪ
yeastily
ˈjiːstɪlɪ
zestily
ˈzɛstɪlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE NASTILY

nasogastric
nasolacrymal
nasopharyngeal
nasopharynges
nasopharynx
Nassau
nassella tussock
Nassella Tussock Board
Nasser
nastalik
Nastase
nastic movement
nastier
nasties
nastiest
nastiness
nasturtium
nasty
nasty piece of work
nasute

WORDS THAT END LIKE NASTILY

cattily
craftily
daintily
dirtily
emptily
guiltily
haughtily
heartily
jauntily
loftily
mightily
nattily
naughtily
niftily
pastily
prettily
scantily
throatily
weightily
wittily

Synonyms and antonyms of nastily in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «nastily» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NASTILY

Find out the translation of nastily to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of nastily from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «nastily» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

nastily
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

nastily
570 millions of speakers

English

nastily
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

नीच तरह
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بخبث
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

мерзко
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

nastily
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কদর্যভাবে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

méchamment
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Nastily
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

böse
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

意地悪
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

더럽게
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nastily
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thô tục
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அசிங்கமாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

भयानक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

iğrenç şekilde
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

con cattiveria
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

paskudnie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

бридко
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

nastily
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ρυπαρώς
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vies
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

nastily
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

så stygt
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of nastily

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «NASTILY»

The term «nastily» is regularly used and occupies the 76.866 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «NASTILY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about nastily

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NASTILY»

Discover the use of nastily in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to nastily and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Mozart's Don Giovanni
ZERLINA, LEPOREllO AND DON Giovanni: I think that Masetto is in a frenzy — zerlina: This affair is going, this affair is going nastily, nastily. DON GIOVANNI AND LEPOREllO : — here one needs to use one's brains, to use one's brains ...
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1985
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Grammatically Correct
The tramp being asked to leave nastily replied that he was within his rights to be there. Who was speaking nastily: the tramp or the person asking him to leave? BETTER: The tramp being asked to leave replied nastily that he was within his ...
Anne Stilman, 2004
3
Optimizing Adverb Positions
Karl betrügt gemeinerweise [seine EHEfrau][+foc]. b. ??Karl betrügt [seine EHEfrau][+foc] gemeinerweise. Karl cheats-on his wife nastily 'Karl is nastily cheating on his wife.' (6.96) Wer betrügt seine Ehefrau? (Ge) ('Who is cheating on his wife?
Eva Engels, 2012
4
Awareness: The Key to Acceptance, Respect, Forgiveness, and ...
Example: "I was burning with rage when a relative spoke to me nastily. I wanted to snap back at her, but I thought of the self- respect I'd build if I: (a) restrained my desire to react nastily; (b) refused to 'catastrophize' the event; (c) saw the event ...
‎2003
5
Phonics Through Poetry
by Jack Prelutsky TARGETED SOUND Consonant n as in not: nasty, dragonsong , dragon, been, since, when, dragons, nastiest, on, nastier, nature, night, in, unnoticed, nastily, inch ADDITIONAL SOUNDS Blend st as in stop: nasty, nastiest , ...
Babs Bell Hajdusiewicz, 1998
6
God Speaks the Pastafarian Quatrains
Spot nastily frighten gem. Stop nastily frighten gem. Opt nastily frighten gems. Gleam frighten tiny stops. Sap frightens gently omit. A slimy, top gent frightens. Its pong frightens tamely. Pest frightens mainly got. Post frightens timely nag.
Jon Smith, 2008
7
Challenging the Traditional Axioms: Translation Into a ...
No mistakes, but there seems to be searching for the right phrase. By 1971 the use of the word "gay" would not be appropriate here. 15. Quebec Not English More trans. The use of words "inadvertence" and "nastily". 16. Quebec Not English ...
Nike K. Pokorn, 2005
8
Adverbs of Degree in Dutch and Related Languages
[INLz27 MLN] 'The three other colleagues of Martin who are portrayed in ' Surveillance' make such an almost nastily competent impression too' (59) * Ze is akelig aardig She is nastily nice 2.7.2 Discerning the grading function According to ...
Henny Klein, 1998
9
A New French-English General Dictionary: Compiled from the ...
1. to be bad, wretched, nasly weather; 2. fo be dirty. [Vilais generally precedes Hie noun.J VILAINAGE, n. m. (feud.) villanage, villenage. VILAINE, n. f. naughty, nasty girl, woman. V1LAINEMENT |»ni~nm.n| adv. 1. || uglily; (nastily;) villa ...
Alexander Spiers, 1908
10
Media and the Make-Believe Worlds of Children: When Harry ...
Abig dinosaur cameup to himroaring and stamping. ®nastily. ̄. Micha was. ®a. bit ̄ frightened soheflew back again. Standing up toachallengeor holding one«s ownagainst the oddsinthe makebelieve adventures is a fantasy of thrill some ...
Maya Gotz, Dafna Lemish, Hyesung Moon, 2014

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NASTILY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term nastily is used in the context of the following news items.
1
ABC panel shows are cheaper by the dozen
Pickering, who previously did his duty on The Project, has a sharp wit and the ability to keep his mockery inclusive instead of nastily dismissive, ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Jul 15»
2
Bayern Munich 1-0 Internazionale: pre-season friendly – as it …
57 min: Götze is stood on nastily by Ranocchia. A free-kick is given but no card. Hojbjerg drives it low, the ball deflects off the wall and goes out ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
3
"The controversial Selfie with Edhi"
I will be permnently blocking each and every person who has negatively or nastily commented on my beautiful and memorable selfie today by ... «DAWN.com, Jul 15»
4
THE FILE: This day last year, Sawyer brought Ebola to Nigeria
An angry Sawyer nastily yanked off the intravenous line and spilled his blood all over the room in a fit of rage. Al Hassan Koike, the Liberian ... «TheCable, Jul 15»
5
FLASHBACK: 'General Hospital' - Proving That Miracle Cures Really …
... as mischievous go-getter Gary Lansing; Jackie Zeman, whose Bobbie can be nastily calculating one moment then turn sympathy-provoking ... «We Love Soaps, Jul 15»
6
UPDATE: Eight years jail for Morrisons' employee as jury convicts …
... Roger Thomas QC, told him: "You harboured a very considerable grudge and bad feelings towards Morrisons. It was rankling very deeply and nastily with you. «Bradford Telegraph and Argus, Jul 15»
7
Holly Madison Dissed By Izabella St. James: She's A 'Weirdo …
... felt a deep rejection after Hugh nastily criticized her for trying to look just like Marilyn Monroe — something she did to please him. Poor Holly! «Hollywood Life, Jul 15»
8
Ender of Fire: the Golden Axe clone that's like a drunkard at a disco
Set after the 'Forest War' (I know, the visualization of fighting trees), a conflict rages on between two factions: the nastily-named Beast tribe and ... «WOW24/7, Jul 15»
9
Kate Middleton Called Lazy by the Queen –– Nicknames Her …
In the new issue of Life & Style Weekly, sources reveal that tensions are at an all-time high — and the royals have nastily dubbed Prince ... «Life & Style Weekly, Jul 15»
10
Xavi's emotional goodbye letter to Casillas
It cannot be that sportspeople in Spain can't get older without people being disrespectful to them, looking for faults at times very nastily.". «MARCA.com, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Nastily [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/nastily>. Jul 2019 ».
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