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See definition of spitefully on Dictionary.com
  • as inviciously
  • as invindictively

synonyms for spitefully

  • brutally
  • ferociously
  • maliciously
  • savagely
  • wickedly
  • depravedly
  • harmfully
  • immorally
  • reprehensibly
  • wrongly
  • vengefully
  • brutally
  • cruelly
  • maliciously
  • resentfully
  • ruthlessly
  • venomously
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How to use spitefully in a sentence

"The duke looked positively rejuvenated," said Hexam, spitefully, as they walked down the corridor.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
A fifty-mile breeze lashed us spitefully, tugging at our shirt-sleeves and drowning our voices, while we halted on that pinnacle.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Miss Watling had quickened her steps, and was now at his side, and as she spoke she looked spitefully back at Dorothy.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
Then, as he broke an egg that was shockingly overdone, he added spitefully: "Why did you boil your door-knobs?"
A FORTUNE HUNTER; OR, THE OLD STONE CORRALJOHN DUNLOE CARTERET
A copy of the 'Tattler' lay on the table, which bore unmistakable evidences of having been spitefully crushed in the hand.
SEVENOAKSJ. G. HOLLAND
Surely she could hold her own against a Dutch girl—an ugly Dutch girl—she added spitefully to herself.
ALETTABERTRAM MITFORD
She ran all the way to the druggist's and back, and as she entered the house she glanced at the horse block spitefully.
THE INCUBATOR BABYELLIS PARKER BUTLER
Agatha and the “other girl” asked their particular friends, and the cook 109 spitefully “sat it out.”
PENNY OF TOP HILL TRAILBELLE KANARIS MANIATES
"Sorrows will not put money into our empty purses," Mrs. Brooke answered, spitefully.
GUY KENMORE'S WIFE AND THE ROSE AND THE LILYMRS. ALEX MCVEIGH MILLER
The steel jacketed bullet hit a stone and spitefully whined away into the canyon.
TALES OF LONELY TRAILSZANE GREY
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WORDS RELATED TO SPITEFULLY

  • brutally
  • depravedly
  • ferociously
  • harmfully
  • immorally
  • maliciously
  • reprehensibly
  • savagely
  • spitefully
  • wickedly
  • wrongly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.