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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wretchedlyadverb

    in a wretched manner

    "`I can't remember who I am,' I said, wretchedly"


  1. wretchedlyadverb

    In a wretched manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Wretchedlyadverb

    Etymology: from wretched.

    From these two wars, so wretchedly entered into, the duke’s ruin took its date. Edward Hyde.

    When such little shuffling arts come once to be ripped up, and laid open, how poorly and wretchedly must that man sneak, who finds himself guilty and baffled too? South.


  1. wretchedly

    Wretchedly is an adverb that describes something done in a very unfortunate or unpleasant manner, typically expressing great unhappiness, misery, or distress. It is often associated with poor or despicable conditions or qualities.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wretchedlyadverb

    in a wretched manner; miserably; despicable

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wretchedly in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wretchedly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of wretchedly in a Sentence

  1. Alexis Charles Henri Clrel de Tocqueville:

    Nothing is quite so wretchedly corrupt as an aristocracy which has lost its power but kept its wealth and which still has endless leisure to devote to nothing but banal enjoyments. All its great thoughts and passionate energy are things of the past, and nothing but a host of petty, gnawing vices now cling to it like worms to a corpse.

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