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bastardly

[bas-terd-lee] /ˈbæs tərd li/
adjective
1.
of no value; worthless.
2.
spurious; counterfeit:
a bastardly version of a text.
3.
bastard; baseborn.
4.
vicious or despicable.
Origin of bastardly
1545-1555
1545-55; bastard + -ly
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