Definition of drearily in English:

drearily

adverb

  • See dreary

    • ‘And there is a sense, too, in which this is a problem of style; because when one opens the contemporary novel, the first thing one notices is how drearily written it is.’
    • ‘‘I don't know and I have no opinion,’ he said drearily.’
    • ‘People walked drearily through the wet streets with dull Sunday faces, longing for all to be over.’
    • ‘Sure as night followed day, Sunday would trail drearily into Monday, as the utterly predictable process of the working week began again.’
    • ‘Everyone drearily began to descend the stairs.’

Pronunciation

drearily

/ˈdrɪərɪli/