Definition of shabbily adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    shabbily

     adverb
    adverb
    BrE BrE//ˈʃæbɪli//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃæbɪli//
     
     
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  1. 1in a way that looks untidy and in poor condition because things have been worn or used a lot synonym scruffily He was shabbily dressed. a shabbily furnished room
  2. 2in an unfair or unreasonable way synonym shoddily I think you were very shabbily treated.