featly

adverb
feat·ly | \ˈfēt-lē \

Definition of featly 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : in a graceful manner : nimbly

2 : in a suitable manner : properly

3 : with skill and ingenuity

featly

adjective

Definition of featly (Entry 2 of 2)

Examples of featly in a Sentence

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featly swans gliding silently across the still waters of the lake

First Known Use of featly

Adverb

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Adjective

1801, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for featly

Adverb

Middle English fetly, from fete feat (adjective)

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