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haphazardly definition

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Define the meaning of the English word haphazardly below. Haphazardly is an adverb. Also define these 0 related words and terms: .

English

Etymology

haphazard +‎ -ly

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Adverb

haphazardly (comparative more haphazardly, superlative most haphazardly)

  1. In a haphazard manner; in a random, chaotic, and incomplete manner.
    • 1936, Rollo Ahmed, The Black Art, London: Long, page 178:
      Sorcery is not the exclusive prerogative of the fetish-man, but is practised haphazardly by anyone who wishes to cast a spell upon another.
    • 2020 November 22, Wolfe, Jan; Hals, Tom, quoting Matthew Brann, “U.S. judge calls Trump claim challenging Biden win in Pennsylvania 'Frankenstein's Monster'”, in Reuters[1], retrieved November 29, 2020:
      “This claim, like Frankenstein’s Monster, has been haphazardly stitched together,” wrote Brann.

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