Inky vs Inkily - What's the difference?

inky | inkily |


As an adjective inky

is of the colour of ink, especially black ink; dark.

As an adverb inkily is

in an inky way; darkly, blackly.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

inky

English

Adjective

(er)
  • of the colour of ink, especially black ink; dark.
  • * 1912 : (Edgar Rice Burroughs), (Tarzan of the Apes), Chapter 6
  • Tenderly she bore him back through the inky jungle to where the tribe lay, and for many days and nights she sat guard beside him, bringing him food and water, and brushing the flies and other insects from his cruel wounds.
  • spattered or stained with ink
  • Synonyms

    * black * dark * murky

    Antonyms

    * bright * clear * whitened

    inkily

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In an inky way; darkly, blackly.