Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

archly

[ahrch-lee] /ˈɑrtʃ li/
adverb
1.
in an arch or roguish manner.
Origin of archly
1655-1665
First recorded in 1655-65; arch2 + -ly
Related forms
unarchly, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for archly
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Nearby words for archly

Word Value for archly

14
14
Scrabble Words With Friends