Middle English edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From dregh +‎ -ly (adverbial suffix).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdriː(x)liː/, /ˈdreː(x)liː/

Adverb edit

dreghly

  1. Ceaselessly; without pause.
  2. With gravity; earnestly, gravely.

Descendants edit

  • English: dreely
  • Scots: dreichly

References edit