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Meaning of "obscenely" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OBSCENELY

obscenely  [əbˈsiːnlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OBSCENELY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Obscenely 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 OBSCENELY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of obscenely in the English dictionary

The definition of obscenely in the dictionary is in a manner that is offensive or outrageous to accepted standards of decency or modesty, often with reference to sex or violence. Other definition of obscenely is to an extent that you disapprove of very much and consider to be offensive or immoral.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OBSCENELY


Burnley
ˈbɜːnlɪ
carnally
ˈkɑːnlɪ
Charnley
ˈtʃɑːnlɪ
cleanly
ˈkliːnlɪ
Darnley
ˈdɑːnlɪ
forlornly
fəˈlɔːnlɪ
greenly
ˈɡriːnlɪ
keenly
ˈkiːnlɪ
leanly
ˈliːnlɪ
meanly
ˈmiːnlɪ
opportunely
ˈɒpətjuːnlɪ
pristinely
ˈprɪstiːnlɪ
queenly
ˈkwiːnlɪ
routinely
ruːˈtiːnlɪ
saccharinely
ˈsækəriːnlɪ
serenely
sɪˈriːnlɪ
sternly
ˈstɜːnlɪ
terrenely
tɛˈriːnlɪ
uncleanly
ʌnˈkliːnlɪ
unqueenly
ʌnˈkwiːnlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OBSCENELY

obs
obscene
Obscene Publications Act
Obscene Publications Squad
obsceneness
obscenities
obscenity
obscurant
obscurantic
obscurantism
obscurantist
obscuration
obscure
obscurely
obscurement
obscureness
obscurities
obscurity
obscurum per obscurius
obsecrate

WORDS THAT END LIKE OBSCENELY

alonely
arcanely
clandestinely
divinely
equinely
felinely
femininely
finely
genuinely
humanely
inanely
inhumanely
insanely
lonely
mundanely
profanely
pronely
sanely
serpentinely
supinely

Synonyms and antonyms of obscenely in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «obscenely» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OBSCENELY

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

Translator English - Chinese

猥亵
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

obscenamente
570 millions of speakers

English

obscenely
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अश्लीलतापूर्वक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الفحش
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

непристойно
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

obscenamente
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

obscenely
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

obscène
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tidak senonoh
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ekel erregend
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

鼻持ちならないほど
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

음란
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Obscenely
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

khêu gợi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அருவருப்பூட்டும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Obscenely
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

obscenely
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

oscenamente
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

nieprzyzwoicie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

непристойно
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

obscen
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αισχρά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

obscenely
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

obscenely
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

uanstendig
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of obscenely

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OBSCENELY»

The term «obscenely» is regularly used and occupies the 93.335 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OBSCENELY» OVER TIME

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

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QUOTES WITH «OBSCENELY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word obscenely.
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Al Gore
In digital era, privacy must be a priority. Is it just me, or is secret blanket surveillance obscenely outrageous?

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OBSCENELY»

Discover the use of obscenely in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to obscenely and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Obscenely Yours
Mark Doty calls Obscenely Yours "a thrilling book: crackingly alive, brilliant, and absolutely fearless."
Angelo Nikolopoulos, 2013
2
A Dictionary, Persian, Arabic and English
To speak idly, obscenely, pmfanely, like a blackguard. A JL-il afscil, Men of a slothful, mean, disposition. Shoots of wnes. . . P UL...“ afsfin 0L3) ,LK'“, A whet~ stone. A bracelet. F ascinating. e. P WULJ) qfsrinénidan, To cause one to tell, relate, ...
John Richardson, Charles Wilkins, 1806
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Flügel's Complete Dictionary of the German and English ...
... nreijieret/ /. indecent, obscene words ; talking obscenely. 3cK'ln, v. n. (IKM-. Iwbi-u) to talk indecently, obscenely. 3oten/ ». n. (aux. fc,aben) to talk obscenely. , ,-k'tcnliaft/ I. adj. obscene, bawdy; II. adv. obscenely, bawdily. 3otid)t/ adj. shaggy,  ...
Felix Flügel, C. A. Feiling, A. Heimann, 1843
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Flugel's Complete Dictionary of the German and English Languages
nblumo/ /. fringed buck-bean, water-lily ; — nlieb, n. bawdy-song ; — nteifen/ «. ribaldry, speaking bawdry ; — n* vi'ijii'V, ra. obscene talker, ribald ; — nreifietei/ /. indecent, obscene words ; talking obscenely. 3<Xeln/ v. ii. (aui. KlK'ii) to talk ...
C. A. Feiling, A. Heimann, 1843
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Modernist Eroticisms: European Literature After Sexology
... avant-garde', not only proves remarkably resistant to playing such a seductive role; she also produces a literature that prevents the critic from discerning the difference between the obscenely excessive (obscenely emotional, obscenely arch, ...
Anna Katharina Schaffner, Shane Weller, 2012
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The Hamptons Dictionary: The Essential Guide to Class Warfare
Less than obscenely rich. 2. A self-deprecating expression often used by the obscenely rich, seemingly to disparage their wealth but actually to celebrate it. “I' m not obscenely rich, I 'm just filthy rich.” See obscenely rich. fire zone n. Reserved ...
Miles Jaffe, 2008
7
Field & Stream
And it's the NRA, through its obscenely massive campaign contributions and high pressure lobbying tactics, that prevents the passage of a sane handgun law and, indeed, seeks to repeal all laws on the national, state and local levels.
8
O. Henry: Obscenely and Outrageously Obliterated
This extremely humorous book is author' Jay Dubya's 34th published work.
Jay Dubya, 2010
9
th. Deutsch-englisch
... lecherous — lustjul — lascivious — Jewd — wanton, obscene fellow ; ".'.it'll1 cockish wench ; aeile iXeben fiibren to speak obscenely, bawdry; adv. lecherpusly, lustfully, lasciviously, lewdly, wamon- : ly, obscenely. ©tile, /. f. jpoben ballocks, ...
Nathan Bailey, Johann Anton Fahrenkrüger, 1801
10
An index to the remarkable passages and words made use of by ...
Which were the greatest obloquy i' the world in me to lose All's Well. — ¥Vhich obloquy set bars before my tongue - I Henry vi. Obscenely. When it comes so smoothly oil', so obscenely, as it were, so fit L. L. L. -—- There we may rehearse more ...
Samuel Ayscough, William Shakespeare, 1827

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OBSCENELY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term obscenely is used in the context of the following news items.
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SLC rooftop standoff ends with 1 man in custody
Witnesses told police the man was yelling obscenely, throwing bricks and threatening several people passing by on the sidewalk below. «fox13now.com, Jul 15»
2
Lame duck President takes flight while we watch on
But we are struggling to find a way to express the contempt we feel for the rorting and the obscenely bloated sense of entitlement of some of our ... «Brisbane Times, Jul 15»
3
Hey Angels and Dodgers, why not help each other out?
The Los Angeles Country Club, which has this obscenely expensive and expansive backyard infrastructure that allows frolicking by its ... «LA Daily News, Jul 15»
4
Our #UberIceCream Odyssey: A Photo Essay
In an obscenely fast time, the Daniel the Ice Cream Driver, arrived in our parking lot in a be-decked Uber car. Inside, ice cream sandwiches. «Willamette Week, Jul 15»
5
An Auto-Inflating Bulletproof Vest Will Do Anything To Keep You Alive
With a price tag just north of $1,500, the FATS vest also isn't obscenely priced. Which is important because no matter how well designed it ... «Gizmodo India, Jul 15»
6
July 24: Deficit? An important triviality – and other letters to the editor
For years, he – and the NDP and Liberals – have supported supply management, a system using quotas and an obscenely high tariff wall (try ... «The Globe and Mail, Jul 15»
7
Want to be rich? It helps if you're a psychopath: Economist reveals …
I know a few bankers who are rich, and at least one who is obscenely rich (and obscenely pleased with himself about it, too). But I know none ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
8
Infidelity Is Steeped In Suspense In 'Among The Ten Thousand Things'
Kay doesn't even know the meaning of some of the words she sees, but she does get the meaning of the cover note, the obscenely pink thing ... «KDLG, Jul 15»
9
We Interviewed Golf Goddess Paige Spiranac On Her Emergence …
It's obscenely expensive. It's not considered a team sport yet everyone plays it in “groups.” The people who play it used to dress like they were ... «SportsGrid, Jul 15»
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3 Lies being Perpetuated by the Russell Wilson Negotiations
They aren't educated on the subject of the salary cap – which is okay...because the salary cap/CBA/and contract negotiations are obscenely ... «Field Gulls, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Obscenely [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/obscenely>. Jan 2021 ».
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