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warmly

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adverb warm·ly \ˈwȯrm-lē\

Simple Definition of warmly

  • : in a very friendly way

  • : in a way that keeps you warm

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of warmly

  1. 1 :  in a manner characterized or accompanied by warmth of emotion <greeted us warmly>

  2. 2 :  in a manner that causes or maintains warmth <dressed warmly>

Examples of warmly in a sentence

  1. The new official was warmly applauded.

  2. It's cold out, so be sure to dress warmly.



1529

First Known Use of warmly

1529


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