ruddily
adverb see ruddy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ruddily — Rud di*ly, adv. In a ruddy manner. Byron. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ruddily — See ruddy. * * * …   Universalium

  • ruddily — rÊŒdɪlɪ adv. with a red coloring …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ruddily — rud·di·ly …   English syllables

  • ruddily — ˈrədəl]ē, də̇l], ]i adverb : with a ruddy hue or tinge …   Useful english dictionary

  • ruddy — ruddily, adv. ruddiness, n. /rud ee/, adj., ruddier, ruddiest, adv. adj. 1. of or having a fresh, healthy red color: a ruddy complexion. 2. red or reddish. 3. Brit. Slang. damned: a ruddy fool. adv. 4. Brit. Slang. damned: He …   Universalium

  • Palely — Pale ly, adv. [From Pale, a.] In a pale manner; dimly; wanly; not freshly or ruddily. Thackeray. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ruddy — adjective (ruddier; est) Etymology: Middle English rudi, from Old English rudig, from rudu redness; akin to Old English rēad red more at red Date: before 12th century 1. having a healthy reddish color 2. red, reddish 3. British used as an… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ruddiness — See ruddily. * * * …   Universalium

  • ruddy — adjective (ruddier, ruddiest) 1》 (especially of a person s face) having a healthy red colour. 2》 Brit. informal used as a euphemism for ‘bloody’. verb (ruddies, ruddying, ruddied) make red in colour. Derivatives ruddily adverb (rare …   English new terms dictionary

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