Definition of scrappily in US English:

scrappily

adverb

  • See scrappy

    • ‘She moved on to Tiffany's office and found nothing in the scrappily organised drawers and shelves.’
    • ‘I talked a lot in class and, if my homework wasn't late, it was scrappily done.’
    • ‘They managed to publish some of their work - scrappily - but much was lost due to their haste and quarrels with Cook.’
    • ‘The second half opened scrappily, but Kilmarnock still looked the more threatening.’
    • ‘The game started off scrappily and never really recovered.’

Pronunciation

scrappily

/ˈskrapəlē//ˈskræpəli/