modishly
adverb see modish

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • modishly — modish ► ADJECTIVE ▪ fashionable. DERIVATIVES modishly adverb modishness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Modishly — Modish Mod ish, a. According to the mode, or customary manner; conformed to the fashion; fashionable; hence, conventional; as, a modish dress; a modish feast. Dryden. Modish forms of address. Barrow. [1913 Webster] {Mod ish*ly}, adv. {Mod… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • modishly — See modish. * * * …   Universalium

  • modishly — adverb In a modish manner …   Wiktionary

  • modishly — məʊdɪʃlɪ adv. stylishly, fashionably …   English contemporary dictionary

  • modishly — mod·ish·ly …   English syllables

  • modishly — adverb in a stylish manner He was smartly dressed • Syn: ↑smartly, ↑sprucely • Derived from adjective: ↑spruce (for: ↑sprucely), ↑modish, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • modish — modishly, adv. modishness, n. /moh dish/, adj. in the current fashion; stylish. [1650 60; MODE2 + ISH1] Syn. smart, chic, fashionable, trendy. * * * …   Universalium

  • smartly — adverb 1. with vigor; in a vigorous manner he defended his ideas vigorously • Syn: ↑vigorously • Derived from adjective: ↑vigorous, ↑vigorous (for: ↑vigorously) …   Useful english dictionary

  • sprucely — adverb in a stylish manner He was smartly dressed • Syn: ↑smartly, ↑modishly • Derived from adjective: ↑spruce, ↑modish (for: ↑modishly), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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