Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a semiformal manner.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

semiformal +‎ -ly

Examples

  • I imagine life welcoming me back like a line of semiformally attired second cousins, great-aunts, and uncles once removed, on a bar mitzvah conga line.

    Vivian Rising

  • Looking very much like the fashion plate celebrated in magazines, complete with stylishly unruly blond mane and plunging black leather-like jacket, Blake Lively sits semiformally on a couch in a suite at the Luxe Hotel.

    undefined

Comments

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