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Webster 1913 Edition


Coarsely

Coarse′ly

(kōrs′ly̆)
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adv.
In a coarse manner; roughly; rudely; inelegantly; uncivilly; meanly.

Webster 1828 Edition


Coarsely

COARSELY

,
adv.
Roughly; without fineness or refinement; rudely; inelegantly; uncivilly; meanly; without art or polish.

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coarsely

coarsely

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coarsely (comparative more coarsely, superlative most coarsely)

  1. in a coarse manner
    • 1963, Margery Allingham, “Foreword”, in The China Governess:
      He stood transfixed before the unaccustomed view of London at night time, a vast panorama which reminded him [] of some wood engravings far off and magical, in a printshop in his childhood. They dated from the previous century and were coarsely printed on tinted paper, with tinsel outlining the design.

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