from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a jammy or jamlike way.
  • adv. Luckily, flukily.


jammy +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)


  • This story, jammily mixing up class-bound England with super-celebrity Hollywood, has been skilfully and attentively directed by Simon Curtis, an experienced theatre and television director his credits include Cranford, here making his film debut.

    Evening Standard - Home

  • In 1995, we got jammily beaten by Birmingham City in extra time, then in 1997 we won, beating Colchester.

    New Statesman

  • Without that finance being freely available, the world's leading innovative economy will grind to a halt with consequences far worse than a few Congressmen losing their jobs or a handful of fat cats jammily avoiding a deserved come-uppance. - Headline News


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