5 Letters
4 Consonants
1 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use badly as a adverb in a sentence.
About Badly
A 2 syllables adverb and 5 letters with the letters a, b, d, l, and y, 4 consonants, 1 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letter d. Badly starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters b, ba, bad, badl, and the ending characters are y, ly, dly, adly, ..
Definition
(`ill'' is often used as a combining form) in a poor or improper or unsatisfactory manner; not well; "he was ill prepared"; "it ill befits a man to betray old friends"; "the car runs badly"; "he performed badly on the exam"; "the team played poorly"; "ill
Scrabble
Is badly a scrabble word? A 11 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Badly in Pig Latin is said as "adlybay or adlybway".
Unigram
b | a | d | l | y
Bigram
ba | ad | dl | ly
Trigram
bad | adl | dly
Quadrigram
badl | adly
Word Gram
Adverb Examples
(`ill' is often used as a combining form) in a poor or improper or unsatisfactory manner;
not well;
"he was ill prepared";
"it ill befits a man to betray old friends";
"the car runs badly";
"he performed badly on the exam";
"the team played poorly";
"ill
with unusual distress or resentment or regret or emotional display;
"they took their defeat badly";
"took her father's death badly";
"conducted himself very badly at the time of the earthquake"
unfavorably or with disapproval;
"tried not to speak ill of the dead";
"thought badly of him for his lack of concern"
in a disadvantageous way;
to someone's disadvantage;
"the venture turned out badly for the investors";
"angry that the case was settled disadvantageously for them"
without skill or in a displeasing manner;
"she writes badly";
"I think he paints very badly"
to a severe or serious degree;
"fingers so badly frozen they had to be amputated";
"badly injured";
"a severely impaired heart";
"is gravely ill";
"was seriously ill"
very much;
strongly;
"I wanted it badly enough to work hard for it";
"the cables had sagged badly";
"they were badly in need of help";
"he wants a bicycle so bad he can taste it"
with great intensity (`bad' is a nonstandard variant for `badly');
"the injury hurt badly";
"the buildings were badly shaken";
"it hurts bad";
"we need water bad"
in a disobedient or naughty way;
"he behaved badly in school";
"he mischievously looked for a chance to embarrass his sister";
"behaved naughtily when they had guests and was sent to his room"
evilly or wickedly;
"treated his parents badly";
"to steal is to act badly"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Badly"

There are 181 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to badly.

SynonymDefinition
Abjectlyin a hopeless resigned manner
"she shrugged her shoulders abjectly"
Abominablyin a terrible manner
"she sings terribly"
About(of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
"lasted approximately an hour"
"in just about a minute"
"he''s about 30 years old"
"I''ve had about all I can stand"
"we meet about once a month"
"some forty people came"
"weighs around a hundre
Abysmallyin a terrible manner
"she sings terribly"
Afieldoff the subject
beyond the point at issue
"such digressions can lead us too far afield"
Ailingsomewhat ill or prone to illness
"my poor ailing grandmother"
"feeling a bit indisposed today"
"you look a little peaked"
"feeling poorly"
"a sickly child"
"is unwell and can''t come to work"
Alasby bad luck
"unfortunately it rained all day"
"alas, I cannot stay"
Amissin an imperfect or faulty way
"The lobe was imperfectly developed"
"Miss Bennet would not play at all amiss if she practiced more"- Jane Austen
Approximately(of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
"lasted approximately an hour"
"in just about a minute"
"he''s about 30 years old"
"I''ve had about all I can stand"
"we meet about once a month"
"some forty people came"
"weighs around a hundre
Around(of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
"lasted approximately an hour"
"in just about a minute"
"he''s about 30 years old"
"I''ve had about all I can stand"
"we meet about once a month"
"some forty people came"
"weighs around a hundre

View all cognitive synonyms for Badly

Antonyms

There are 2 words that have the opposite meaning of badly.

AntonymDefinition
Goodmoral excellence or admirableness
"there is much good to be found in people"
Wella deep hole or shaft dug or drilled to obtain water or oil or gas or brine

Anagrams

There are 2 anagrams from badly.

Anagram Definition
Baldya person whose head is bald
Badly(`ill'' is often used as a combining form) in a poor or improper or unsatisfactory manner
not well
"he was ill prepared"
"it ill befits a man to betray old friends"
"the car runs badly"
"he performed badly on the exam"
"the team played poorly"
"ill

View English words with the unique letters used in badly. Words With The Letters Abdly

Pertainyms

3 pertainyms available for the word badly

Word Definition
Mediocrepoor to middling in quality;
"there have been good and mediocre and bad artists"
Poordeserving or inciting pity;
"a hapless victim";
"miserable victims of war";
"the shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic"- Galsworthy;
"piteous appeals for help";
"pitiable homeless children";
"a pitiful fate";
"Oh, you poor thing";
"his poor d
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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word badly.

Is badly a scrabble word or can you use badly in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 130708 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 127726 games. This 5 letter 11 point scrabble word can be rearranged 120 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, b, d, l, and y? There's 3 with 7 letters or less with the letters a, b, d, l, and y. Here is a list of 3 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Baldy (5 letters) 11 12 badly
Badly (5 letters) 11 12 badly
Baldly (6 letters) 12 +1 14 +2 baldly





     

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