historical usage of bigly
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How to use bigly in a sentence
The painting was simply done, commencing with the point of interest, the masses put in bigly, the details worked into them.The Life of James McNeill Whistler|Elizabeth Robins Pennell
The quick strokes of the paddle-wheels whitened the waters;—the sail bellied bigly to the wind.
He was well made, cleanly and bigly, and neither too young nor too old.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama|E. Cobham Brewer
Though thin, the man was bigly built, with broad shoulders and well-developed limbs, measuring a trifle under six feet in height.The Yellow God|H. Rider Haggard
A Beelzebub; he spake as bigly and fiercely as a soaken yeoman at an election feast,—this obedient and conducible youth!Citation and Examination of William Shakspeare|Walter Savage Landor