ornately
adverb see ornate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ornately — Or*nate ly, adv. In an ornate manner. Sir T. More. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ornately — adv. Ornately is used with these adjectives: ↑carved Ornately is used with these verbs: ↑decorate …   Collocations dictionary

  • ornately — ornate ► ADJECTIVE ▪ elaborately or highly decorated. DERIVATIVES ornately adverb ornateness noun. ORIGIN from Latin ornare adorn …   English terms dictionary

  • ornately — adverb in an ornate manner (Freq. 1) the cradle was ornately carved …   Useful english dictionary

  • ornately — See ornate. * * * …   Universalium

  • ornately — adverb in an ornate manner …   Wiktionary

  • ornately — É”r neɪtlɪ /ɔː n adv. in an ornate style; flamboyantly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ornately — or·nate·ly …   English syllables

  • ornately — See: ornate …   English dictionary

  • ornate — ornately, adv. ornateness, n. /awr nayt /, adj. 1. elaborately or sumptuously adorned, often excessively or showily so: They bought an ornate Louis XIV sofa. 2. embellished with rhetoric; florid or high flown: an ornate style of writing. [1375… …   Universalium

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