- in a messy manner.
Origin of messily
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Examples from the Web for messily
Would he have been careful enough to destroy the odd pieces of jute you've left so messily about?Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days
December 13, 2014
Women have nursed the messily ill and dying, and have tended ghastly wounds during ages of time.The Planet Strappers
Raymond Zinke Gallun