Definitions

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  • adv. In a faded manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a faded manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a faded manner.

Etymologies

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faded +‎ -ly

Examples

  • Letters CARPETS are fadedly spelled onto brick-walled structures; now a painted sign reads St. Bernard Barbershop.

    Julie Fefferman: Holiday in St. Bernard

  • He found him in a dull room, fadedly furnished, much as I had found him in his barrack – room but a little while before, except that he was not writing but was sitting with a book before him, from which his eyes and thoughts were far astray.

    Bleak House

  • She certainly did not re-semble her mother, who was a small anemic woman, fadedly pretty, who talked in a thin melancholy voice of servant difficulties and her health.

    The Moving Finger

  • He found him in a dull room, fadedly furnished, much as I had found him in his barrack-room but a little while before, except that he was not writing but was sitting with a book before him, from which his eyes and thoughts were far astray.

    Bleak House

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