from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a lifelike manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a lifelike manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An obsolete form of lively.


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Compare lively.


  • The result was lifely, lacking in any spontaniety or narrative drive.

    Archive 2007-11-01

  • "Dat vas vat I call comin 'in lifely, vid der accent on der lifely!"

    Frank Merriwell's Bravery

  • Beanys father that we was jest as lifely as they was when they was boys. then i tell you i felt beter than

    Brite and Fair

  • Innocent but he's guiltless, even if he served others, does not escape from the cross struggles there with iron nails and rolling on cros agonise falling his dear lifely blood.

    UUpdates - All updates

  • It has about 15,000 people but is so busy and lifely with beautiful scenery around it. Recent Updates

  • October 24, 186 --- brite and fair and frost last nite. father waked me up hollering up the stairs. he sed come down here quick so i piled out of bed and put on my close as lifely as i cood and went down 3 steps at a time. when i got there father told me to come out in front of the house and to look and i done it and there on old J. Alberts side of the house was a sine whitch sed

    Brite and Fair

  • November 5, 186 --- rany today. i gess it was lucky it was for if it hadent been for the rane Ikes house wood have birne down. gosh the Terible 3 is fealing prety wurried. last nite at 3 oh clock the bells begun to ring and in heard peeple hollering fire. i gumped up prety lifely and i cood hear father yelling for his britches. we got to the frunt door together and we cood see a big blaiz up towards

    Brite and Fair

  • Before dot he comes in, she sits of de bottom of a cross, und she don'd look pooty lifely, und she says, "Rudolph, how is dot, dot you don'd come und see about me?

    Standard Selections A Collection and Adaptation of Superior Productions From Best Authors For Use in Class Room and on the Platform


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