Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • By adorning; in an adorning manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb By adorning; decoratively.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb By adorning; decoratively.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

adorning +‎ -ly

Examples

  • In the midst of my travels, I noticed a startling phenomenon in the past 3 years: the removal of the cloth, once so adorningly clung to by Muslim women world wide - what I like to call "dehijabization".

    altmuslim

  • In the midst of my travels, I noticed a startling phenomenon in the past 3 years: the removal of the cloth, once so adorningly clung to by Muslim women world wide - what I like to call "dehijabization".

    altmuslim

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.