Cleanlily Clean"li*ly, adv. In a cleanly manner. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • cleanlily — ˈklenlə̇lē, ə̇li adverb 1. : in a cleanly or neat manner 2. : in a clean cut manner : accurately and smoothly : so as to fit or blend neatly 3. : chastely, innocently I, too, might have lived cleanlily J.B.C …   Useful english dictionary

  • cleanlily — adverb in a cleanly manner …   Wiktionary

  • cleanlily — clean·li·ly …   English syllables

  • cleanly — /ˈklinli/ (say kleenlee), /ˈklɛnli/ (say klenlee) adjective (cleanlier, cleanliest) 1. personally neat; careful to keep or make oneself clean. 2. habitually clean. 3. Obsolete cleansing; making clean. –adverb 4. in a clean manner. –cleanlily… …   Australian English dictionary

  • cleanly — 1. adv. 1 in a clean way. 2 efficiently; without difficulty. Etymology: OE claelignlice: see CLEAN, LY(2) 2. adj. (cleanlier, cleanliest) habitually clean; with clean habits. Derivatives: cleanlily adv. cleanliness n. Etymology: OE claelignlic:… …   Useful english dictionary

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