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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. harshlyadverb

    in a harsh or unkind manner

    "`That's enough!,' he cut in harshly"

    raspingly, gratingly

  2. gratingly, raspingly, harshlyadverb

    in a harsh and grating manner

    "her voice fell gratingly on our ears"

    raspingly, gratingly

PPDB, the paraphrase database3.0 / 2 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "harshly":

    severely, hard, strongly, sharply

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How to use harshly in a sentence?

  1. Benjamin Netanyahu:

    In past weeks, including the past day, ministers Lapid and Livni have harshly attacked the government that I head. I will no longer tolerate an opposition inside the government.

  2. Aimani Dadayeva:

    He served his so-called motherland for 12 years. They threw him into the toughest areas, into the mountains to fight insurgents. He was a model fighter with a heap of state medals, and for them (the authorities) to use him for their own ends and to accuse him so harshly? ... I don't want anybody to use us for their own ends.

  3. President Barack Obama on Thursday:

    None of us are under any illusions. We're all aware of the potential pitfalls and there are plenty of reasons for skepticism, but history would judge us harshly if we did not do our part in at least trying to end this terrible conflict with diplomacy.

  4. Tu Le:

    Stating this a bit harshly, but the Russian brands and the Chinese brands are kind of stand-ins for the real players, the stand-ins might become the permanent players.

  5. Susan Tellem:

    There has been a tremendous amount of news coverage and expressed feelings by politicians and Hollywood celebrities themselves about income inequality, higher taxes on the rich and redistribution of wealth, because of these recent discussions, it is likely that Hollywood figures may be judged more harshly then say five or ten years ago.

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