chirurgeon + -ly
chirurgeonly (comparative more chirurgeonly, superlative most chirurgeonly)
- (archaic) having the characteristics of a chirurgeon (doctor or surgeon)
- 1610, The Tempest, by Shakespeare, act 2 scene 1
- GONZALO. My lord Sebastian, / The truth you speak doth lack some gentleness / And time to speak it in; you rub the sore, / When you should bring the plaster.
- SEBASTIAN. Very well.
- ANTONIO. And most chirurgeonly.
having the characteristics of a chirurgeon