- arrant ► ADJECTIVE ▪ utter; complete.DERIVATIVES arrantly adverb.ORIGIN variant of ERRANT(Cf. ↑errantry), originally in phrases such as arrant thief, meaning «outlawed, roving thief».
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Arrantly — Ar rant*ly, adv. Notoriously, in an ill sense; infamously; impudently; shamefully. L Estrange. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
arrantly — adverb see arrant … New Collegiate Dictionary
arrantly — See arrant. * * * … Universalium
arrantly — adverb In an arrant manner; utterly, thoroughly, outright … Wiktionary
arrantly — ar·rant·ly … English syllables
arrantly — adverb see arrant … Useful english dictionary
arrant — arrantly, adv. /ar euhnt/, adj. 1. downright; thorough; unmitigated; notorious: an arrant fool. 2. wandering; errant. [1350 1400; ME, var. of ERRANT] Syn. 1. thoroughgoing, utter, confirmed, flagrant. * * * … Universalium
arrant — adjective Etymology: alteration of errant Date: 14th century being notoriously without moderation ; extreme < we are arrant knaves, all; believe none of us Shakespeare > • arrantly adverb … New Collegiate Dictionary
atrociously — Synonyms and related words: abjectly, abominably, arrantly, awfully, barbarously, basely, bec et ongles, bestially, brutally, brutishly, contemptibly, cruelly, despicably, detestably, devilishly, diabolically, disgustingly, dreadful, dreadfully,… … Moby Thesaurus
blatantly — Synonyms and related words: abominably, agonizingly, arrantly, awfully, baldly, balefully, bitterly, boldly, brashly, brazenfacedly, brazenly, colorfully, confoundedly, conspicuously, cruelly, damnably, deadly, deathly, deucedly, distressingly,… … Moby Thesaurus