loathly

loathly

1 [lohth-lee, lohth-]
adverb
reluctantly; unwillingly.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English lothliche, Old English lāthlīce. See loath, -ly (adv. suffix)

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loathly

2 [lohth-lee, lohth-]
adjective Archaic.
loathsome; hideous; repulsive.

Origin:
before 900; Middle English lothlic(e), Old English lāthlīc. See loath, -ly (adj. suffix)

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loathly1 (ˈləʊθlɪ)
 
adv
with reluctance; unwillingly

loathly2 (ˈləʊðlɪ)
 
adj
an archaic word for loathsome

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