Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Youthful.
  • In youth; as a youth.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective obsolete Like a young person or thing; young; youthful.
  • adverb obsolete In a young manner; in the period of youth; early in life.
  • adverb rare Ignorantly; weakly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb obsolete While young; as a youth.

Etymologies

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young +‎ -ly

Examples

  • The youngly delightsome frilles-inpleyurs are now showen drawen, if bud one, or, if in florileague, drawens up consociately at the hinder sight of their commoner guardian.

    Finnegans Wake

  • May 23, 2006, 10: 38 am refinance a house says: refinance ahouse script. vilification youngly? prevail, glaucoma exceptions

    The Volokh Conspiracy » What are the odds of that?

  • Baxter tottered on a cane and another walked briskly and youngly among

    Miss Theodosia's Heartstrings

  • In that time the king of Bulgaria was converted unto the faith, and was of so great perfection that he made his oldest son king, and he himself took the habit of a monk, but his son governed him so youngly that he took again the rite and law of the paynims.

    The Golden Legend, vol. 7

  • And among them were clearly marked the peculiarities of Talta: the elderly ladies were youngly dressed and there were many generals.

    The House with the Mezzanine and Other Stories

  • My Lords, as tis the custome in this place, the youngest should speake first, so, if I chaunce, in this case to speake youngly, pardon me.

    Sir Thomas More

  • And that fresh blood which youngly thou bestow'st,

    Shakespeare's Sonnets

  • And that fresh blood which youngly thou bestow’st,

    The Sonnets

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