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loathly1

[lohth-lee, lohth -] /ˈloʊθ li, ˈloʊð-/
adverb
1.
reluctantly; unwillingly.
Origin
1000
before 1000; Middle English lothliche, Old English lāthlīce. See loath, -ly (adv. suffix)

loathly2

[lohth -lee, lohth-] /ˈloʊð li, ˈloʊθ-/
adjective, Archaic.
1.
loathsome; hideous; repulsive.
Origin
before 900; Middle English lothlic(e), Old English lāthlīc. See loath, -ly (adj. suffix)
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British Dictionary definitions for loathly

loathly1

/ˈləʊθlɪ/
adverb
1.
with reluctance; unwillingly

loathly2

/ˈləʊðlɪ/
adjective
1.
an archaic word for loathsome
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Word Origin and History for loathly
adj.

Old English laðlic "hateful, horrible, unpleasant;" see loath + -ly (2). As an adverb, Old English laðlice.

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