Lionly \Li"on*ly\, a. Like a lion; fierce. [Obs.] --Milton. [1913 Webster]

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  • lion — lionesque, adj. lionlike, lionly, adj. /luy euhn/, n. 1. a large, usually tawny yellow cat, Panthera leo, native to Africa and southern Asia, having a tufted tail and, in the male, a large mane. 2. any of various related large wildcats, as the… …   Universalium

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