goodly


goodly

adjective

Definition of GOODLY

2
sufficiently large in size, amount, or number to merit attention <a goodly number of people gathered to watch the spectacle>
Near Antonyms measly, minute, paltry, petty, picayune, picayunish, piddling, puny, trifling, trivial, unimportant; marginal, meager (or meagre), slight; little, small, tiny, undersized (also undersize); bitty, diminutive, miniature, pint-size (or pint-sized), pocket, pocket-size (also pocket-sized), pygmy, smallish
3
very pleasing to look at <the smartly dressed soldiers marching snappily along made for a goodly sight>

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