beastly /ˈbiːstli/

b

I. adjective

1.
(Brit.)
‹informal› very unpleasant

this beastly war.
2. unkind; malicious

don’t be beastly to him.
3.
‹archaic› cruel and unrestrained

beastly immorality.
II. adverb [as submodifier]

1.
(Brit.)
‹informal›
‹dated› to an extreme and unpleasant degree

a beastly dull wedding party.
III. derivatives

beastliness /ˈbiːstlinəs /
noun


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