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1beastly

adjective beast·ly \ˈbēst-lē\

: very unpleasant

beast·li·erbeast·li·est

Full Definition of BEASTLY

1
:  bestial 1
2
:  abominable, disagreeable <beastly weather>
beast·li·ness noun

Examples of BEASTLY

  1. <left to shift for himself on an isolated farm, he gradually sank into a beastly, purposeless existence>

First Known Use of BEASTLY

14th century

Rhymes with BEASTLY

2beastly

adverb

Definition of BEASTLY

:  very <a beastly cold day>

First Known Use of BEASTLY

15th century
BEASTLY Defined for Kids

beastly

adjective beast·ly \ˈbēst-lē\

Definition of BEASTLY for Kids

:  very unpleasant :  horrible <beastly behavior>

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