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richly

adverb rich·ly \ˈrich-lē\

: in a beautiful and expensive way

: in a pleasingly strong way

: in a generous way

Full Definition of RICHLY

1
:  in a rich manner
2
:  in full measure :  amply <praise richly deserved>
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Examples of RICHLY

  1. The room was richly decorated.
  2. They were richly rewarded for their efforts.

Origin of RICHLY

Middle English richely, from Old English rīclīce, from rīce rich
First Known Use: before 12th century

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