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goodly

[ good-lee ]
/ 藞g蕣d li /
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adjective, good路li路er, good路li路est.
of good or substantial size, amount, etc.: a goodly sum.
of good or fine appearance.
Archaic. of a good quality: a goodly gift.
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Origin of goodly

before 1000; Middle English; Old English g艒dl墨c.See good, -ly

OTHER WORDS FROM goodly

good路li路ness, nounun路good路ly, adjective, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for goodly

goodly
/ (藞伞蕣dl瑟) /

adjective -lier or -liest
considerablea goodly amount of money
obsolete attractive, pleasing, or finea goodly man

Derived forms of goodly

goodliness, noun
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