Adjective "vulgarly" definition and examples

(Vulgarly may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈvʌlɡəli/

Definitions and examples

adverb

  1. 'In 1923, Ms Reese-Jarvis filed a lawsuit against two businessmen who, she felt, were vulgarly capitalising on Mother's Day and launched a placard and pamphlet protest.'
  2. 'He plays the piano ‘badly and vulgarly,’ and what is worse, he plays Grieg.'

More definitions

1. characterized by ignorance of or lack of good breeding or taste: vulgar ostentation.

2. indecent; obscene; lewd: a vulgar work; a vulgar gesture.

3. crude; coarse; unrefined: a vulgar peasant.

4. of, relating to, or constituting the ordinary people in a society: the vulgar masses.

5. current; popular; common: a vulgar success; vulgar beliefs.

6. spoken by, or being in the language spoken by, the people generally; vernacular: vulgar tongue.

7. lacking in dist

More examples(as adjective)

"bohemians can be vulgarly."

Origin

(vulgar)