Displeasant vs Displeasantly - What's the difference?

displeasant | displeasantly |


As an adjective displeasant

is unpleasant, disagreeable.

As an adverb displeasantly is

in a displeasant manner.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

displeasant

English

Alternative forms

* displeasaunt (obsolete)

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Unpleasant, disagreeable.
  • * 2009 , Hilary Mantel, Wolf Hall , Fourth Estate 2010, p. 383:
  • *:‘She suffers spasms, torsions and trances. It sounds most displeasant .’
  • displeasantly

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In a displeasant manner.