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butcherly

butcherly

adjective butch·er·ly \ˈb-chər-lē\

Definition of BUTCHERLY

:  resembling a butcher :  savage

Examples of BUTCHERLY

  1. <Genghis Khan and his butcherly horde even massacred the livestock of the villages they overran.>

First Known Use of BUTCHERLY

1513

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