Definitions

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  • adv. In an unsettled manner; uneasily.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an unsettled manner; uncertainly; irresolutely.

Etymologies

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unsettled +‎ -ly

Examples

  • And if I thought you were — ahem — somewhat unfortunate in former undertakings, and enterprises, and connexions, which might cause you to live unsettledly and more private, I could have — eh — very little pleasure — to aggravate your case by interfering, or requiring explanations, which are often more easily asked than given.

    Redgauntlet

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