boyishly
adverb see boy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Boyishly — Boy ish*ly, adv. In a boyish manner; like a boy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • boyishly — adv. Boyishly is used with these verbs: ↑grin …   Collocations dictionary

  • boyishly — adverb like a boy he smiled boyishly at his fiancee • Syn: ↑boylike • Derived from adjective: ↑boylike (for: ↑boylike), ↑boyish …   Useful english dictionary

  • boyishly — See boyish. * * * …   Universalium

  • boyishly — adverb In a boyish manner …   Wiktionary

  • boyishly — adv. in a boyish manner, childishly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • boyishly — boy·ish·ly …   English syllables

  • boyishly — See: boyish …   English dictionary

  • boyish — boyishly, adv. boyishness, n. /boy ish/, adj. of or befitting a boy; engagingly youthful or innocent: a boyish grin. [1540 50; BOY + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • boylike — I adjective befitting or characteristic of a young boy a boyish grin schoolboyish pranks • Syn: ↑boyish, ↑schoolboyish • Similar to: ↑young, ↑immature …   Useful english dictionary

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