Definition of Loverly

1. Adjective. Like or in the manner of a lover.

Exact synonyms: Loverlike
Similar to: Loving



Definition of Loverly

1. Adjective. (UK nonstandard eye dialect) lovely ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Loverly

1. lover [adj] - See also: lover

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Loverly

lovemaps
lovemate
lovemobile
lovemobiles
lovemonger
lovemongers
loveness
lover's knot
lover boy
lovered
loverhood
loveringite
loverless
loverlike
loverly (current term)
lovers
lovers' tiff
lovers' tiffs
lovertine
loverwise
loves
loveseat
loveseats
loveship
lovesick
lovesickness
lovesicknesses
lovesome
lovesong

Literary usage of Loverly

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1. More Short Plays for Amateurs by Amelia Lehmann Pain (1908)
"I must pick yer up now, my loverly, my beauty. [Kisses her wildly. ... I'm not a goin' to sell yer, my loverly—not for all the gold in London. ..."

2. Journal of the Reign of King George the Third: From the Year 1771-1783 by Horace Walpole (1859)
"His mother, Maria loverly, hy a third marriage with Mr. ... like Maria loverly, (or, ns the name is sometimes written, Levery\ was the wife of three ..."

3. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences by New York Academy of Sciences (1917)
"In the vicinity of Tensleep it is about 250 feet. On Alkali Creek, north of ('loverly, it is 282 feet, and in the region of ..."

4. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1874)
"... and moved very (•loverly, the Purchase of Irish Railways by the State. Unfortunately his argument in favour of the purchase of Railways generally is all ..."

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