9 Grammatical Pitfalls


[hap-haz-erd-lee] /hæpˈhæz ərd li/
in a haphazard manner; at random.
Origin of haphazardly
1885-90; haphazard + -ly Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for haphazardly
  • The books were heaped haphazardly across a floor muddy with the footprints of antiques hunters.
  • With a start, he realized it was his own landscape, haphazardly lying on its side.
  • For years federal money has been distributed haphazardly.
  • They occupy chairs and tables under languid ceiling fans and a haphazardly joined ceiling of corrugated plastic sheets.
  • Students, journalists, and other folks who toss gadgets haphazardly in a bag will know this is heaven's sent.
  • Her blond hair was haphazardly clipped back in a ponytail.
  • Also airlines were suddenly burdened with new requirements haphazardly thrown together in response to the attacks.
  • Burrowed haphazardly beneath the surface city, these quarries became increasingly unstable over time.
  • Big pots of flowers stand haphazardly about, and an old grandfather clock chimes the hour.
  • It is a haphazardly made and poorly considered argument.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for haphazardly

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for haphazardly

Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with haphazardly

Nearby words for haphazardly