laidly


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laidly

(ˈleɪdlɪ)
adj, -lier or -liest
very ugly or offensive
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'Worm Well' of Lambton Castle, and that of the 'Laidly Worm of Spindleston Heugh' near Bamborough.
Jack pine (Pinus banksiana Lamb.) is widely distributed in fire-prone boreal forest in the northern latitudes of North America (Schoenike, 1962; Rudolph and Laidly, 1990; Asselin et al., 2003).
Herold & Co, Torlades & Ca, Garland Laidly & Ca e Mascarenhas & Ca, as well as individual merchants.