rakishly

rakish

1 [rey-kish]
adjective
like a rake; dissolute: rakish behavior.

Origin:
1700–10; rake2 + -ish1

rakishly, adverb
rakishness, noun
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rakish1 (ˈreɪkɪʃ)
 
adj
dissolute; profligate
 
[C18: from rake² + -ish]
 
'rakishly1
 
adv
 
'rakishness1
 
n

rakish2 (ˈreɪkɪʃ)
 
adj
1.  dashing; jaunty: a hat set at a rakish angle
2.  nautical (of a ship or boat) having lines suggestive of speed
 
[C19: probably from rake³ (sense 1), with reference to the sloping masts of pirate ships]

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