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Definition of the adjective goodly
What does goodly mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: more goodly / goodlier | most goodly / goodliest
- large in amount or extent or degree
Alternative definition of the adjective goodly
- [archaic] good, pleasing in appearance
- [archaic] Quite large; considerable: a goodly sum.
Definition of the adverb goodly
What does goodly mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?
- [obsolete] In a goodly way; courteously, graciously.
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by James Orr
GOODLY, good'li (3113, tobh; koXos, holds, Xajiirpos, lamprds) : In the OT various words are trd "goodly," the most of them occurring only once; tobh (the common word for "good") is several times trd "goodly," chiefly in the sense oiform, ...
The Popular and Critical Bible Encyclopaedia and Scriptural Dictionary, Fully Defining and Explaining All Religious Terms, Including Biographical, Geographical, Historical, Archaeological and Doctrinal Themes (1920)
Superbly Illustrated with Over 600 Maps and Engravings by bp. Samuel Fallows, Andrew Constantinides Zenos
GOODLY TREES GOSHEN Though 'goodly' was at one time used adverbially also, it is employed in A. V. as an adjective only. There it is found with two different meanings (and the modern meaning, considerable, pretty large, 'a goodly ...
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One could not be a successful scientist without realizing that, in contrast to the popular conception supported by newspapers and mothers of scientists, a goodly number of scientists are not only narrow-minded and dull, but also just stupid. (J.D. Watson)
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Scrabble value of G2O1O1D2L1Y4
The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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