featly

[feet-lee]
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adverb

suitably; appropriately.
neatly; elegantly.

adjective

graceful; elegant.

Nearby words

  1. featherlight,
  2. feathers,
  3. featherstitch,
  4. featherweight,
  5. feathery,
  6. feature,
  7. feature story,
  8. feature-length,
  9. featured,
  10. featureless

Origin of featly

First recorded in 1300–50, featly is from the Middle English word fetly. See feat2, -ly

Related formsfeat·li·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for featly

featly

adverb archaic

neatly
fitly
Derived Formsfeatliness, noun

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