limberly
adverb see limber II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • limberly — adverb Etymology: limber (III) + ly : in a limber manner turns about limberly and marches away Saul Bellow …   Useful english dictionary

  • limberly — See limber1. * * * …   Universalium

  • limberly — adverb In a limber manner …   Wiktionary

  • limberly — adv. flexibly, in a limber manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • limberly — lim·ber·ly …   English syllables

  • limber — I. noun Etymology: Middle English lymour Date: 15th century a two wheeled vehicle to which a gun or caisson may be attached II. adjective Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1565 1. capable of being shaped ; flexible 2. having a …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • limberness — See limberly. * * * …   Universalium

  • limber — limber1 limberly, adv. limberness, n. /lim beuhr/, adj. 1. characterized by ease in bending the body; supple; lithe. 2. bending readily; flexible; pliant. v.i. 3. to make oneself limber (usually fol. by up): to limber up before the game. v.t …   Universalium

  • lithely — adv. flexibly, pliantly, limberly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • limber — I. /ˈlɪmbə / (say limbuh) adjective 1. bending readily; flexible; pliant. 2. characterised by ease in bending the body; supple; lithe. –verb (t) 3. to make limber. –phrase 4. limber up, to make oneself limber. {? related to limb1 arm, leg}… …   Australian English dictionary

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