Synonyms of meanly


1. nastily, meanly

usage: in a nasty ill-tempered manner; "`Don't expect me to help you,' he added nastily"

2. meanly, scurvily, basely

usage: in a despicable, ignoble manner; "this new leader meanly threatens the deepest values of our society"

3. meanly

usage: poorly or in an inferior manner; "troops meanly equipped"

4. meanly, humbly

usage: in a miserly manner; "they lived meanly and without ostentation"

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Definition and meaning of meanly (Dictionary)