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adverb as in miserably

adverb as in uncomfortably

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Example Sentences

She could be wretchedly imprecise, capricious, and heartless to her co-workers.

Then again, no one can go far wrong by guessing that the wretchedly led GOP will once more deal from the bottom of the deck.

To this unpracticed eye, at least from the photos, the statues are at once sexually explicit and wretchedly unsexy.

In 1864 the railway was in a very bad condition, wretchedly run down, and woefully mismanaged.

John Peter, son-in-law of Alexander, a horrid blasphemer and persecutor, died wretchedly.

Men went clad wretchedly, with red Phrygian caps and no breeches.

The man Westwood was a poacher, a thief, wretchedly poor and in ill-health; he has no character to lose, no friends to consider.

But he was now by my presence so wretchedly detached from the great world he moved in that for a moment I was stirred to pity him.


On this page you'll find 30 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to wretchedly, such as: dreadfully, wickedly, clumsily, disgracefully, disreputably, and inadequately.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.