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synonyms for untowardly

  • adversely
  • critically
  • conflictingly
  • contrarily
  • disparagingly
  • opposingly
  • oppositely
  • unflatteringly

antonyms for untowardly

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  • agreeably
  • approvingly
  • favorably
  • positively
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How to use untowardly in a sentence

They were Dick and Harry, the two Canadian hunters, whom chance had so untowardly brought among these bandits.
THE PIRATES OF THE PRAIRIESGUSTAVE AIMARD
He played well, and yet methinks he held his lute but untowardly.
DRYDEN'S WORKS VOL. 3 (OF 18)JOHN DRYDEN
It operated as untowardly as Flora had predicted, and the lad came so near his death that the Captain grew alarmed.
FLORA LYNDSAYSUSANNA MOODIE
And what might be the reason of your coming back again in such an untowardly sort of manner?
THE WANDERER (VOLUME 2 OF 5)FANNY BURNEY
Is it my present temperament, or is it truly the case that things go untowardly more in this land than anywhere else?
GENERAL GORDONSETON CHURCHILL
The whisper made to her father should have been made to him,—but that things had gone so untowardly with her.
IS HE POPENJOY?ANTHONY TROLLOPE
It had been one of those lives which begin untowardly and are ruled by unfair circumstances.
THE SHUTTLEFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
Thus untowardly met for the first time, Lincoln and Stanton.
THE EVERY-DAY LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLNFRANCIS FISHER BROWNE
The final escape of James was, on the whole, managed with secresy and some skill, though things went a little untowardly.
ODD BITS OF HISTORYHENRY W. WOLFF
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WORDS RELATED TO UNTOWARDLY

  • adversely
  • conflictingly
  • contrarily
  • critically
  • disparagingly
  • opposingly
  • oppositely
  • unflatteringly
  • untowardly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.