Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In a fearsome or fear-inspiring manner; fearfully; timidly.

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  • adverb In a fearsome manner, or to a fearsome extent

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  • adverb in a fearsome manner

Etymologies

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fearsome +‎ -ly

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