What is the opposite of smartly?

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Adverb
Opposite of in a lively manner
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Opposite of in a nimble way
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Opposite of energetically
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Opposite of in a shrewd manner
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Opposite of adverb for possessing intelligence and quickness of mind
“I must admit I doubted you would ever be successful because I always thought you were a foolish kid.”
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Opposite of adverb for dressed in a stylish or presentable manner
“Please make sure you get a good suit so you won't look disheveled for your sister's wedding.”
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(of clothes) Opposite of adverb for fashionable or stylish
“Those bell-bottom pants you are wearing were considered unfashionable a long time ago.”
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(of dwellings, establishments or events) Opposite of adverb for fashionably or stylishly decorated
“We visited the restaurant where we had our first date many years ago and found that it was now old and run-down.”
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Opposite of adverb for bitingly or humorously intelligent in nature
“He had the wit of a dead fish and constantly delivered retorts that were banal and clichéd.”
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Opposite of adverb for showing sound judgment
“He is now doing it tough because of the imprudent decisions he made during his youth.”
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Opposite of adverb for quick or brisk
“This cab is running at such a slow speed that we are going to be late for our appointment.”
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(rare) Opposite of adverb for forceful in nature
“I received a gentle smack to my face after falling face-first into my pillow.”
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(rare) Opposite of adverb for having a refined knowledge of the world
“The young boys were unworldly and wide-eyed, having never seen the world outside of their little town.”
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