uncleanly

1 [uhn-kleen-lee]
adverb
in an unclean manner.

Origin:
before 950; Old English unclǣnlīce (not recorded in ME). See un-1, cleanly

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uncleanly

2 [uhn-klen-lee]
adjective, uncleanlier, uncleanliest.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English onclenlich, Old English unclǣnlīc. See unclean, -ly

uncleanliness, noun
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uncleanly1 (ʌnˈkliːnlɪ)
 
adv
in an unclean manner

uncleanly2 (ʌnˈklɛnlɪ)
 
adj
characterized by an absence of cleanliness; unclean
 
un'cleanliness2
 
n

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Example sentences
No uncleanly salves, liquids or clumsy bandages to bother with.
She spoke of tho filthy, uncleanly condition of the streets and alleys and how they should be remedied.
She says that would be uncleanly, and so of course, unhealthy.
Uncleanly prisoners taken to the county jail are subjected to a thorough washing before being put in the cells.
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