feckly

adverb
feck·​ly | \ ˈfek-lē How to pronounce feckly (audio) \

Definition of feckly

chiefly Scotland

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Examples of feckly in a Sentence

an Edinburgh hotel that is feckly new

First Known Use of feckly

1768, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for feckly

feck + -ly

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The first known use of feckly was in 1768

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