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butcherly

[ booch-er-lee ]
/ ˈbʊtʃ ər li /
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adjective
like, or characteristic of, a butcher.
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Origin of butcherly

First recorded in 1505–15; butcher + -ly

OTHER WORDS FROM butcherly

butch·er·li·ness, noun
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