Roundly


Roundly
Roundly Round"ly, adv. 1. In a round form or manner. [1913 Webster]

2. Openly; boldly; peremptorily; plumply. [1913 Webster]

He affirms everything roundly. --Addison. [1913 Webster]

3. Briskly; with speed. --locke. [1913 Webster]

Two of the outlaws walked roundly forward. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]

4. Completely; vigorously; in earnest. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

5. Without regard to detail; in gross; comprehensively; generally; as, to give numbers roundly. [1913 Webster]

In speaking roundly of this period. --H. Morley. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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