felicitously
adverb see felicitous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • felicitously — felicitous ► ADJECTIVE ▪ well chosen or appropriate. DERIVATIVES felicitously adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • felicitously — adverb in a felicitous manner a not felicitously chosen word • Ant: ↑infelicitously • Derived from adjective: ↑felicitous …   Useful english dictionary

  • Felicitously — Felicitous Fe*lic i*tous, a. Characterized by felicity; happy; prosperous; delightful; skillful; successful; happily applied or expressed; appropriate. [1913 Webster] Felicitous words and images. M. Arnold. {Fe*lic i*tous*ly}, adv. {Fe*lic… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • felicitously — See felicitous. * * * …   Universalium

  • felicitously — adverb In a felicitous manner …   Wiktionary

  • felicitously — adv. appropriately, in a fitting manner, suitably; happily, with good fortune …   English contemporary dictionary

  • felicitously — fe·lic·i·tous·ly …   English syllables

  • felicitously — See: felicitous …   English dictionary

  • felicitous — felicitously, adv. felicitousness, n. /fi lis i teuhs/, adj. 1. well suited for the occasion, as an action, manner, or expression; apt; appropriate: The chairman s felicitous anecdote set everyone at ease. 2. having a special ability for suitable …   Universalium

  • Happily — Hap pi*ly (h[a^]p p[i^]*l[y^]), adv. [From {Happy}.] 1. By chance; peradventure; haply. [Obs.] Piers Plowman. [1913 Webster] 2. By good fortune; fortunately; luckily. [1913 Webster] Preferred by conquest, happily o erthrown. Waller. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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