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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Basely  \Base"ly\,  adv 
  1.  In  a  base  manner;  with  despicable  meanness;  dishonorably; 
  shamefully. 
 
  2.  Illegitimately;  in  bastardy.  [Archaic]  --Knolles. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  basely 
  adv  :  in  a  despicable,  ignoble  manner;  "this  new  leader  meanly 
  threatens  the  deepest  values  of  our  society"  [syn:  {meanly}, 
  {scurvily}] 




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