lovely

  • 1 Lovely — Love ly, a. [Compar. {Lovelier}; superl. {Loveliest}.] [AS. luflic.] 1. Having such an appearance as excites, or is fitted to excite, love; beautiful; charming; very pleasing in form, looks, tone, or manner. Lovely to look on. Piers Plowman.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Lovely — may refer to:In music: * Lovely (album), an album by The Primitives * Lovely (Jocelyn Enriquez album) * Lovely , a single by Bubba Sparxxx from his album Dark Days, Bright Nights * Lovely , a song by Suicidal Tendencies from their album… …

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  • 3 Lovely — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Lovely (Kentucky) Lovely (Pennsylvania) Personen: Pete Lovely (1926–2011), US amerikanischer Autorennfahrer Sonstiges: Lovely (Film), 2001 Lovely Music, US amerikanisches Platten Label …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 4 Lovely — (Zao,Япония) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель Адрес: 989 0916 Мияги, Zao, Togatta Onsen Uenohara 168 …

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  • 5 Lovely — (Флоренция,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: via scipione ammirato 94A, Лунгарно дель Темпио …

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  • 6 lovely — [luv′lē] adj. lovelier, loveliest [ME luvelich < OE luflic] having those qualities that inspire love, affection, or admiration; specif., a) beautiful; exquisite b) morally or spiritually attractive; gracious c) Informal highly enjoyable [a… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Lovely — Love ly, adv. In a manner to please, or to excite love. [Obs. or R.] Tyndale. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 lovely — index elegant, sapid Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 9 lovely — O.E. luflic affectionate, loveable; see LOVE (Cf. love) (n.) + LY (Cf. ly) (1). The modern sense of lovable on account of beauty, attractive is from c.1300, applied indiscriminately to all pleasing material objects, from a piece of plum cake to a …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 lovely — *beautiful, fair, comely, pretty, bonny, handsome, beauteous, pulchritudinous, good looking Analogous words: alluring, enchanting, charming, attractive (see under ATTRACT): *delightful, delectable: exquisite, delicate, dainty, rare (see CHOICE)… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 lovely — [adj] beautiful, charming; agreeable admirable, adorable, alluring, amiable, attractive, beauteous, bewitching, captivating, comely, dainty, delectable, delicate, delicious, delightful, enchanting, engaging, enjoyable, exquisite, fair, good… …

    New thesaurus

  • 12 lovely — ► ADJECTIVE (lovelier, loveliest) 1) exquisitely beautiful. 2) informal very pleasant. ► NOUN (pl. lovelies) informal ▪ a beautiful woman or girl. DERIVATIVES loveliness …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 lovely — I UK [ˈlʌvlɪ] / US adjective Word forms lovely : adjective lovely comparative lovelier superlative loveliest *** 1) very attractive a city surrounded by lovely countryside She had lovely hair. 2) enjoyable, or pleasant We ve had a lovely evening …

    English dictionary

  • 14 Lovely — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sommaire 1 Bande dessinée 2 Cinéma 3 …

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  • 15 lovely — love|ly1 [ lʌvli ] adjective *** 1. ) enjoyable or pleasant: WONDERFUL: We ve had a lovely evening. What a lovely surprise! a ) MAINLY BRITISH INFORMAL used for saying you are pleased about something: GREAT: Can I borrow your pen? Lovely, thanks …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 lovely — love|ly W3S2 [ˈlʌvli] adj comparative lovelier superlative loveliest 1.) especially BrE beautiful or attractive ▪ She had a lovely face. ▪ What a lovely house! ▪ You look lovely in that dress. ▪ He was a lovely little boy …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 lovely — 1 comparative lovelier superlative loveliest adjective 1 especially BrE beautiful or attractive: What a lovely baby! | Her hair s a lovely shade of red. | look lovely: You look lovely in blue. 2 informal especially BrE friendly and pleasant:… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 lovely — [[t]lʌ̱vli[/t]] ♦♦♦ lovelier, loveliest 1) ADJ GRADED If you describe someone or something as lovely, you mean that they are very beautiful and therefore pleasing to look at or listen to. [mainly BRIT] You look lovely, Marcia... He had a lovely… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 lovely — adj. VERBS ▪ be, feel, look, sound ▪ The cool water felt lovely after being in the hot sun. ▪ Your idea of a day on the beach sounds lovely. ADVERB …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 20 lovely — [ˈlʌvli] adj 1) very attractive Syn: beautiful a city surrounded by lovely countryside[/ex] She had lovely hair.[/ex] 2) enjoyable or nice Syn: wonderful We ve had a lovely evening.[/ex] It s lovely to see you again.[/ex] He s a lovely little boy …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English


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