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Meaning of “badly” - Learner’s Dictionary

badly

adverb     /ˈbædli/ (worse, worst)
SERIOUSLY
A2 very seriously: badly damaged/injuredVery and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
UNPLEASANT
B2 in a way that is of low quality or in an unpleasant way: to behave badly Some of the animals were very badly treated. They played badly in the first half.Not of good qualityRubbish and wasteInformal words for bad
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