Definitions

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  • adv. In a buxom way.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Obediently; humbly.
  • In a buxom manner; briskly; vigorously.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a curvaceous way

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Examples

  • "Thee will have small chance, I fear, child," said Mrs. Jane Peabody, sitting buxomly in an easy arm chair, which she had quietly assumed,

    Chanticleer A Thanksgiving Story of the Peabody Family

  • Sketches included a large, hairy man (known as a "bear" in the gay community) twirling in a tutu to a sketch reminiscent of Goldie Locks and the Three Bears, a children's theater group simultaneously reenacting scenes from Madonna's two most famous books (the children's English Roses as well as her Sex book), and a strip tease by a buxomly beautiful woman.

    Comments for BrightestYoungThings

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    Rational Review

  • In the which letters he commanded, of his special grace, to all his subjects, to let me see all the places, and to inform me pleinly all the mysteries of every place, and to conduct me from city to city, if it were need, and buxomly to receive me and my company, and for to obey to all my requests reasonable if they were not greatly against the royal power and dignity of the soldan or of his law.

    The Travels of Sir John Mandeville

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