adv. in a winsome manner, captivatingly, charmingly

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • winsomely — winsome ► ADJECTIVE ▪ attractive or appealing. DERIVATIVES winsomely adverb winsomeness noun. ORIGIN from an Old English word meaning «joy» …   English terms dictionary

  • winsomely — adverb see winsome …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • winsomely — See winsome. * * * …   Universalium

  • winsomely — adverb in a winsome manner …   Wiktionary

  • winsomely — win·some·ly …   English syllables

  • winsomely — See: winsome …   English dictionary

  • winsomely — adverb in an engaging manner she played the role engagingly • Syn: ↑engagingly • Derived from adjective: ↑engaging (for: ↑engagingly), ↑winsome …   Useful english dictionary

  • winsomely adv — Some you lose, said Tom winsomely …   English expressions

  • winsome — winsomely, adv. winsomeness, n. /win seuhm/, adj. sweetly or innocently charming; winning; engaging: a winsome smile. [bef. 900; ME winsom, OE wynsum, equiv. to wyn joy (see WYNN) + sum SOME1] * * * …   Universalium

  • win v — winsomely adv …   English expressions

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