blackguardly

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

blackguard +‎ -ly

AdjectiveEdit

blackguardly (comparative more blackguardly, superlative most blackguardly)

  1. Characteristic of a blackguard.
    • 1882 September 2, Evening News, column 6, page 1:
      Blackguardly barneys called boxing competitions.