Good-naturedly
Good-naturedly Good`-na"tured*ly, adv. With mildness of temper. [1913 Webster]

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  • good-naturedly — adv. Good naturedly is used with these verbs: ↑joke, ↑laugh, ↑shrug …   Collocations dictionary

  • good-naturedly — good na·tured·ly …   English syllables

  • good-naturedly — adverb in a good natured manner • Derived from adjective: ↑good natured …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-naturedly — adverb see good natured …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • good-naturedly — See good natured. * * * …   Universalium

  • good-naturedly — See: good natured …   English dictionary

  • good-natured — 1570s, from GOOD (Cf. good) (adj.) + NATURE (Cf. nature). Good nature pleasing or kind disposition is from mid 15c. Related: Good naturedly …   Etymology dictionary

  • good-natured — good naturedly, adv. good naturedness, n. /good nay cheuhrd/, adj. having or showing a pleasant, kindly disposition; amiable: a warm, good natured person. [1570 80] Syn. agreeable, willing, cheerful, equable. * * * …   Universalium

  • good-natured — [good′nā′chərd] adj. having or showing good nature; pleasant; agreeable; affable SYN. AMIABLE good naturedly adv …   English World dictionary

  • good-natured — good na|tured [gud ˈneıtʃəd US ərd] adj naturally kind and helpful and not easily made angry >good naturedly adv …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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