fri·​ar·​ly ˈfrī(-ə)r-lē How to pronounce friarly (audio)
: resembling a friar : relating to friars

Word History

First Known Use

1549, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of friarly was in 1549

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“Friarly.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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