gratifyingly

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

gratifying +‎ -ly

Adverb[edit]

gratifyingly (comparative more gratifyingly, superlative most gratifyingly)

  1. In a manner that gratifies.
    The performance was gratifyingly well-attended.
    • 1965, James Holledge, What Makes a Call Girl?, London: Horwitz Publications, page 85:
      [T]hey were available at prices his customers considered gratifyingly reasonable.