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  • adv. In an ambrosial manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. After the manner of ambrosia; delightfully.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an ambrosial manner; with an ambrosial odor.

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Examples

  • Your cheeks are pale, and have got faded by exposure to evening parties, and you are obliged to take curling-irons, and macassar, and the deuce-knows-what to your whiskers; they curl ambrosially, and you are very grand and genteel, and so forth; but, ah!

    The History of Pendennis

  • Your cheeks are pale, and have got faded by exposure to evening parties, and you are obliged to take curling-irons, and macassar, and the deuce knows what to your whiskers; they curl ambrosially, and you are very grand and genteel, and so forth; but, ah!

    The History of Pendennis, Volume 2 His Fortunes and Misfortunes, His Friends and His Greatest Enemy

  • Have you ever tasted a kiwi fruit, raised the floppy flesh from the hacked brown salad and proclaimed it as one of the most ambrosially delicious things on earth?

    The Guardian World News

  • In pursuance of which, "Did ye ever notice," said Captain Leezur, sitting on the log in the late sunshine, ambrosially sucking a nervine lozenge; "did ye ever notice, major, how

    Vesty of the Basins

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