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English definition of “shabbily”

shabbily

adverb  us   /ˈʃæb·ə·li/

shabbily adverb (IN A WAY THAT LOOKS OLD)

in a way that shows signs of age, wear, or lack of care: A shabbily dressed man lay sleeping in the park.

shabbily adverb (IN AN UNFAIR WAY)

in a way that is unfair or does not show respect: Lawsuits arise when people feel that they were treated shabbily.
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