verb (used with object)
Origin of lavish
SYNONYMS FOR lavish
Examples from the Web for lavishly
Leather bonnets that marked the early 19th century gave way to styled hair and lavishly veiled hats of the 20th century.
Both are lavishly illustrated, so your child will enjoy reading them with you.
Democrats are coalescing early around a front-runner who certainly will be lavishly funded, Hillary Clinton.Will 2016 be for Republicans what 1988 was for Democrats?|David Frum|April 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Not a euphemism for homeliness, mind; the new faces are all lavishly hot.United Colors of Benetton Features Transgender Model Lea T, Alek Wek|Tracy McNicoll|January 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The United States has the most lavishly funded military on the planet, and what does it buy you?Why Conservatives Should Be Rooting for Defense Cuts|Mark McKinnon|January 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
All knew she had drawn too lavishly upon her strength in her unselfish service for others.The Angel of the Gila:|Cora Marsland
This mansion he called Kalorama, and the wealth and correct taste of its owner were lavishly employed in its adornment.
Here she could be in her element, for here money had been lavishly spent to create something unique.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
Heighley Castle partakes the traditionary honour so lavishly bestowed on such places, of having been “battered down” by Cromwell.Drake's Road Book of the Grand Junction Railway|James Drake
The contessa, who was a widow, had a princely fortune, and she spent it lavishly too.Jack Harkaway and His Son's Escape From the Brigand's of Greece|Bracebridge Hemyng