Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Poorly.
  • In an unthrifty manner; wastefully; lavishly; prodigally.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb Not thriftily.
  • adverb obsolete Improperly; unbecomingly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb In a way that is not thrifty.
  • adverb obsolete In an improper or unbecoming manner.

Etymologies

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unthrifty +‎ -ly

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