filmily
adverb see filmy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • filmily — adverb In a filmy manner. The fine rain blew very softly, filmily, but the wind made no noise. Nothing made any sound …   Wiktionary

  • filmily — See filmy. * * * …   Universalium

  • filmily — adv. foggily, in a clouded manner, in an unclear manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • filmily — film·i·ly …   English syllables

  • filmily — mə̇lē, li adverb : in a filmy manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • filmy — filmily, adv. filminess, n. /fil mee/, adj., filmier, filmiest. 1. thin and light; fine and gauzy: a gown of a filmy material. 2. hazy or misty; glazed: filmy eyes. [1595 1605; FILM + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • filmy — adjective (filmier; est) Date: 1584 1. of, resembling, or composed of film ; gauzy < filmy draperies > 2. covered with a haze or film • filmily adverb • filminess noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • filminess — See filmily. * * * …   Universalium

  • filmy — adjective (filmier, filmiest) 1》 (especially of fabric) thin and translucent. 2》 covered with or as with a thin layer of something. Derivatives filmily adverb filminess noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • filmy — /ˈfɪlmi / (say filmee) adjective (filmier, filmiest) of the nature of, resembling, or covered with a thin layer or film. {film + y1} –filmily, adverb –filminess, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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