adverb see outlandish

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • outlandishly — adverb in an outlandish manner the Bavarian was outlandishly dressed in lederhosen • Derived from adjective: ↑outlandish …   Useful english dictionary

  • Outlandishly — Outlandish Out*land ish, a. [AS. [=u]tlendisc foreign. See {Out}, {Land}, and { ish}.] 1. Foreign; not native. [archaic] [1913 Webster] Him did outlandish women cause to sin. Neh. xiii. 26. [1913 Webster] Its barley water and its outlandish wines …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • outlandishly — See outlandish. * * * …   Universalium

  • outlandishly — adverb In an outlandish manner …   Wiktionary

  • outlandishly — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. ridiculously, insanely, crazily; see foolishly …   English dictionary for students

  • outlandishly — aÊŠt lændɪʃlɪ adv. strangely, unusually, oddly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • outlandishly — out·land·ish·ly …   English syllables

  • outlandish — outlandishly, adv. outlandishness, n. /owt lan dish/, adj. 1. freakishly or grotesquely strange or odd, as appearance, dress, objects, ideas, or practices; bizarre: outlandish clothes; outlandish questions. 2. having a foreign appearance. 3.… …   Universalium

  • Cruz, Celia — born Oct. 21, с 1929, Havana, Cuba died July 16, 2003, Fort Lee, N.J., U.S. Cuban born U.S. singer. She was studying to become a teacher in her native Havana when she won a talent show, after which she began to pursue a singing career. In the… …   Universalium

  • outlandish — adjective Date: before 12th century 1. of or relating to another country ; foreign 2. a. strikingly out of the ordinary ; bizarre < an outlandish costume > b. exceeding proper or reasonable limits or standards 3. remote from civilization Synonyms …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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