Definition of Dandily

1. Adverb. In a dandy manner. "She had shown her talents dandily"

Partainyms: Dandy



Definition of Dandily

1. Adverb. In a dandy way. ¹

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Definition of Dandily

1. in a dandy manner [adv]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Dandily

dander
dandered
dandering
danders
dandiacal
dandie
dandier
dandies
dandiest
dandification
dandifications
dandified
dandifies
dandify
dandifying
dandily (current term)
dandiprat
dandiprats
dandiya
dandiya raas
dandiyas
dandle
dandle board
dandled
dandler
dandlers
dandles
dandling
dandlings
dandriff

Literary usage of Dandily

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Scottish Songs by Robert Chambers (1829)
"THERE lives a landart * laird in Fife, And he has married a dandily wife: She wadna shape, nor yet wad she sew, But sit wi' her cummers, ..."

2. Curiosities of Popular Customs and of Rites, Ceremonies, Observances, and by William Shepard Walsh (1897)
"Neptune appears," writes Marryat, " preceded by a young man dandily dressed in tights and riding on a car made of a gun-carriage drawn by six nearly naked ..."

3. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1826)
"... and so many of them there dandily shore creatures eternally crawling about us, a,s has lately been the cose Í—'Ti.s more than I could, I know, ..."

4. Recollections of a Lifetime: Or Men and Things I Have Seen ; in a Series of by Samuel Griswold Goodrich (1857)
"... the rest of his face being comparatively thin and insignificant. He was rather dandily dressed, ..."

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