English dictionary definition of:



  • (`ill' is often used as a combining form) in a poor or improper or unsatisfactory manner; not well
  • with unusual distress or resentment or regret or emotional display
  • unfavorably or with disapproval
  • in a disadvantageous way; to someone's disadvantage
  • without skill or in a displeasing manner
  • to a severe or serious degree
  • very much; strongly
  • with great intensity (`bad' is a nonstandard variant for `badly')
  • in a disobedient or naughty way
  • evilly or wickedly


bad disadvantageously gravely ill mischievously naughtily poorly seriously severely

Scrabble score for badly

Scrabble score = 11

generated at 01:20:39 on 20-12-19

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