adverb see desirable I

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  • Desirably — De*sir a*bly, adv. In a desirable manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • desirably — desirable ► ADJECTIVE 1) wished for as being attractive, useful, or necessary. 2) (of a person) arousing sexual desire. ► NOUN ▪ a desirable person or thing. DERIVATIVES desirability noun desirableness noun desirably adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • desirably — blē, bli adverb : in a desirable place or manner : to a desirable extent or degree : in accordance with what is considered desirable land desirably situated in a sheltered river valley …   Useful english dictionary

  • desirably — See desirability. * * * …   Universalium

  • desirably — adverb in a manner likely to arouse desire …   Wiktionary

  • desirably — adv. as wished for, as wanted …   English contemporary dictionary

  • desirably — de·sir·ably …   English syllables

  • CCFL inverter — A CCFL inverter is a device (an inverter) for providing drive power to a Cold Cathode Fluorescent Lamp (CCFL). CCFLs are often used as inexpensive light units in electrical devices.Characteristics#Tiny form and structure #Switchover efficiency… …   Wikipedia

  • well-rounded — /wel rown did/, adj. 1. having desirably varied abilities or attainments. 2. desirably varied: a well rounded curriculum. 3. fully developed; well balanced. [1870 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • well-rounded — well′ round′ed adj. 1) having desirably varied abilities or attainments 2) desirably varied: a well rounded curriculum[/ex] 3) fully developed; well balanced • Etymology: 1870–75 …   From formal English to slang

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