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Princeton's WordNet

  1. churlishly, surlilyadverb

    in a churlish manner

    "the store owner treated his customers churlishly"


  1. churlishlyadverb

    In a churlish manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Churlishlyadverb

    Rudely; brutally.

    Etymology: from churlish.

    To the oak, now regnant, the olive did churlishly put over the son for a reward of the service of his sire. James Howell, Voc. For.


  1. churlishly

    Churlishly refers to behaving in a rude, mean-spirited or surly manner. It relates to actions or attitudes that are unkind, gruff, ill-tempered or lacking in civility or good manners.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Churlishlyadverb

    in a churlish manner

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of churlishly in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of churlishly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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