prettily

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Etymology[edit]

pretty +‎ -ly.

Adverb[edit]

prettily (comparative more prettily, superlative most prettily)

  1. In a pretty manner.
    • 1995, Douglas Adams, The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy: a Trilogy in Five Parts, ISBN 0434003484, page 316:
      the butterflies were flitting about prettily, and the whole of nature seemed to be conspiring to be as pleasant as it possibly could.

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