Definition of Gamely

1. Adverb. In a plucky manner. "He was seen by a shepherd, gamely negotiating a particularly tricky section of the mountain road to San Doloroso"

Partainyms: Game



Definition of Gamely

1. adv. In a plucky manner; spiritedly.

Definition of Gamely

1. Adjective. Sportive; lively; joyful. ¹

2. Adjective. (context: hunting, fishing, etc.) Of or pertaining to game. ¹

3. Adverb. (obsolete) Gaily; joyfully. ¹

4. Adverb. In a game or plucky manner; in a willing and spirited fashion. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Gamely

1. in a game manner [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gamely

gamefish
gamefishes
gamefowl
gamefowls
gameful
gamekeeper
gamekeeper's thumb
gamekeepers
gamekeeping
gamelan
gameland
gamelanlike
gamelans
gameless
gamelike
gamely (current term)
gamemaster
gamemastered
gamemastering
gamemasters
gamendazole
gameness
gamenesses
gameographies
gameography
gamepad
gamepads
gameplan
gameplans
gameplay

Literary usage of Gamely

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1. Frank Forester's Horse and Horsemanship of the United States and British by Henry William Herbert (1857)
"... that English thoroughbred racers of inferior grade on the Turf, do still retain the capacity to run long heats as stoutly and gamely as they ever did, ..."

2. Sporting Magazine edited by [Anonymus AC02751662] (1823)
"Cy. took Belcher's hint, but Turner opposed him gamely— till down. 17. ... English came gamely up to the scratch, when Davis again punished him in all ..."

3. Frank Forester's Horse and Horsemanship of the United States and British by Henry William Herbert (1857)
"... that English thoroughbred racers of inferior grade on the Turf, do still retain the capacity to run long heats as stoutly and gamely as they ever did, ..."

4. Sporting Magazine edited by [Anonymus AC02751662] (1823)
"Cy. took Belcher's hint, but Turner opposed him gamely— till down. 17. ... English came gamely up to the scratch, when Davis again punished him in all ..."

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