Definitions

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  • adv. In a pink manner; with pink colour.

Etymologies

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pink +‎ -ly

Examples

  • There was only the dark and the path, glittering pinkly but dimming like a guttering candle flame.

    Slice Of Cherry

  • Unlike barbecued sausages, there is little threat of vomit with a pinkly roasted beef, nor their accompanying potatoes, nor the hot pudding that sometimes follows.

    End of an era

  • The napkin glares at him pinkly from the center of his white breakfast plate.

    The Lady Matador’s Hotel

  • Harriet leaned comfortably over the stonework, looking at it all, and said at length, "If I lived here, with this garden, I should never want to go anywhere else so long as I lived," and then flushed pinkly in case Sieske misunderstood.

    Politics 101

  • It was Laoghaire, still blushing pinkly, but determined to join the conversation.

    Sick Cycle Carousel

  • Its pale, smooth trunk gleamed pinkly in the morning sun.

    Wildwood

  • He had a pink dream, where he and the pink lady were holding hands, and running through a pink field of pink daffodils, and the sun was shining pinkly.

    ana-ng Diary Entry

  • He had a pink dream, where he and the pink lady were holding hands, and walking through a pink field of pink tulips and the sun was shining pinkly.

    ana-ng Diary Entry

  • He had a pink dream, where he and the pink lady were holding hands, and walking through a pink field of pink daisies, and the sun was shining pinkly.

    ana-ng Diary Entry

  •     She slashed a red-bordered narcissus, held it to my face, transported me into Jimmy's portion of California sun, pinkly sparkling from the brandy in his hotel glass, through which he contemplated the Pacific evening, pink as the bas relief flamingos over his bed he turned upside down each morning in protest against bad art, pink as the resentful maid who righted them before he returned at night with his pint of Hennessey.

    Creatures: A Memoir

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