bonnily
adverb see bonny

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Bonnily — Bon ni*ly, adv. Gayly; handsomely. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bonnily — bonny (also bonnie) ► ADJECTIVE (bonnier, bonniest) chiefly Scottish & N. English 1) physically attractive; healthy looking. 2) sizeable; considerable. DERIVATIVES bonnily adverb bonniness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • bonnily — See bonny. * * * …   Universalium

  • bonnily — bon·ni·ly …   English syllables

  • bonnily — adverb in a bonny manner • Derived from adjective: ↑bonny …   Useful english dictionary

  • bonny — bonnily, adv. bonniness, n. /bon ee/, adj., bonnier, bonniest, adv., n. adj. 1. Chiefly Scot. pleasing to the eye; handsome; pretty. 2. Brit. Dial. a. (of people) healthy, sweet, and lively. b. (of places) placid; tranquil …   Universalium

  • bonny — also bonnie adjective (bonnier; est) Etymology: Middle English (Scots) bonie, perhaps ultimately from Anglo French bon good, from Latin bonus more at bounty Date: 15th century chiefly British attractive, fair; …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bonniness — See bonnily. * * * …   Universalium

  • Battle of Dunaverty — Coordinates: 55°18′27″N 5°38′41″W / 55.3075°N 5.64472°W / 55.3075; 5.64472 …   Wikipedia

  • graith — I Cleveland Dialect List to furnich, provide or equip: bonnily graithed , a well graithed table II Cleveland Dialect List equipment of any kind; belongings at large III North Country (Newcastle) Words to clothe, or furnish with any thing suitable …   English dialects glossary

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