What does naughtily mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. badly, mischievously, naughtilyadverb

    in a disobedient or naughty way

    "he behaved badly in school"; "he mischievously looked for a chance to embarrass his sister"; "behaved naughtily when they had guests and was sent to his room"


  1. naughtilyadverb

    In a naughty manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Naughtilyadverb

    Wickedly; corruptly.

    Etymology: from naughty.


  1. naughtily

    Naughtily is an adverb that describes actions done in a mischievous, disobedient, or inappropriate manner, often playfully or teasingly. It is characteristic of behavior that diverges from what is expected or proper, typically in a lightheated or harmless way, and is often associated with children's behavior.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Naughtilyadverb

    in a naughty manner; wickedly; perversely

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of naughtily in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of naughtily in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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    assist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing
    A monish
    B abet
    C exacerbate
    D gloat

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