mean-spirited

(redirected from mean-spiritedly)

mean-spir·it·ed

(mēn′spĭr′ĭ-tĭd)
adj.
Having or characterized by a malicious or petty spirit.

mean′-spir′it·ed·ly adv.

mean-spirited

adj
characterized by malice or pettiness
Translations

mean-spirited

adjgeizig, knauserig
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Mean-spiritedly, I also wanted to convey to my mother, stop messaging for silly things in the middle of the workday.
In all these cases, why do the property owner's rights seem to fly so mean-spiritedly in the face of some fairly basic human needs?
Parker, predictably, scored - in a 3-1 defeat - but the Daily Post report the next day mean-spiritedly stated: "Parker was hardly a success."