Meaning of “meanly” in the English Dictionary

"meanly" in British English

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meanlyadverb

uk /ˈmiːn.li/ us /ˈmiːn.li/

meanly adverb (UNKINDLY)

in a way that is unkind towards other people:

He was basically a decent kid who had acted meanly on this one occasion.

(Definition of “meanly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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