Definitions

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  • adv. In a delicious manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. Delightfully

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a delicious manner; in a manner to please the taste or gratify the mind; sweetly; daintily; delightfully; luxuriously.

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

  • adv. so as to produce a delightful taste
  • adv. in a very pleasurable manner

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Examples

  • He lets it lie where it may (using the long-forgotten art form of understatement) - and boy, does the whole thing curl around your subconscious in deliciously disturbing ways!

    The Surreal Office

  • Joanne Harris is known for crafting enticing storylines set in deliciously imaginative locales.

    Holy Fools by Joanne Harris: Questions

  • I got the number 5, which was basically a tempura taco springroll with shrimp and steak, aka deliciously perfect, and the number 16, which was essentially the same thing over noodles instead of inside a tempura crepe (I shared; I promise).

    One For The Table: Hipster Pho

  • At Hipster Pho, I got the number 5, which was basically a tempura taco springroll with shrimp and steak, aka deliciously perfect, and the number 16, which was essentially the same thing over noodles instead of inside a tempura crepe

    One For The Table: Hipster Pho

  • I recall deliciously cuddling my sons in their earliest years.

    Of What Will Be

  • It's the star here at Percy, available traditional (part "moist" - aka deliciously fatty - and part lean, with burnt ends) or extra lean, for those averse to the fat.

    The Clog

  • This is turning out to be a great summer for lovers of cliches: France's football team is behaving with the kind of deliciously Gallic huffiness last seen from Pepe le Pew after being rejected by a suitor.

    Just who is interested in politicians' sex lives?

  • Ponder- It just kind of deliciously pops languidly out of my mouth.

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • When she visited the police station, she'd talk about Sam's aura, go through some routine of clutching her knobbly elbows, and shiver "deliciously" (as she put it) at what Sammy couldn't sense.

    The End of the Pier

  • Oh, how much I will miss this kind of deliciously Roman furor!

    The Grass Crown

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