virilely
adverb see virile

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • virilely — adverb In a way or to an extent that is virile See Also: virility …   Wiktionary

  • virile — adjective Etymology: Middle French or Latin; Middle French viril, from Latin virilis, from vir man, male; akin to Old English & Old High German wer man, Sanskrit vīra Date: 15th century 1. having the nature, properties, or qualities of an adult… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • studly — /stud lee/, adj. studlier, studliest. Slang. virilely attractive; muscular and handsome. [1955 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • studly — stud•ly [[t]ˈstʌd li[/t]] adj. li•er, li•est. sts sl. virilely attractive; muscular and handsome • Etymology: 1955–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • studly — /stud lee/, adj. studlier, studliest. Slang. virilely attractive; muscular and handsome. [1955 60] …   Useful english dictionary

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