pə(r)'fɪdɪəslɪ adv. in a treacherous manner, by breaking trust, unfaithfully

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  • Perfidiously — Per*fid i*ous*ly, adv. In a perfidious manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • perfidiously — perfidious ► ADJECTIVE literary ▪ deceitful and untrustworthy: a perfidious lover. DERIVATIVES perfidiously adverb perfidiousness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • perfidiously — adverb in a perfidious manner he was playing perfidiously one side against the other • Derived from adjective: ↑perfidious …   Useful english dictionary

  • perfidiously — adverb see perfidious …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • perfidiously — See perfidious. * * * …   Universalium

  • perfidiously — adverb In a perfidious manner …   Wiktionary

  • perfidiously — per·fid·i·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • perfidious — perfidiously, adv. perfidiousness, n. /peuhr fid ee euhs/, adj. deliberately faithless; treacherous; deceitful: a perfidious lover. [1590 1600; < L perfidiosus faithless, dishonest. See PERFIDY, OUS] Syn. false, disloyal; unfaithful, traitorous.… …   Universalium

  • falsely — In a false manner, erroneously, not truly, perfidiously or treacherously. Dombroski v. Metropolitan Life Ins. Co., 126 N.J.L. 545, 19 A.2d 678, 680. Knowingly affirming without probable cause. The word falsely , particularly in a criminal statute …   Black's law dictionary

  • Falsely — False ly, adv. In a false manner; erroneously; not truly; perfidiously or treacherously. O falsely, falsely murdered. Shak. [1913 Webster] Oppositions of science, falsely so called. 1 Tim. vi. 20. [1913 Webster] Will ye steal, murder . . . and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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