|1.||[ adverb ] in a proud and domineering manner|
"he treated his staff cavalierly"
|Related terms:||disdainful cavalier disdainful cavalier|
|2.||[ adverb ] without respect; in a disdainful manner|
|Synonyms:||scornfully contemptuously showing_contempt contumeliously|
"she spoke of him contemptuously"
|Related terms:||contemptuous contemptuous contemptuous contumelious contemptuous contumelious|