lovely and


: so as to give pleasure and enjoyment : pleasingly
Isn't the coffee lovely and hot!

Examples of lovely and in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Jane Seymour is lovely and tragic as the tarot-reading Solitaire. Chris Nashawaty,, 29 May 2024 Well, the lovely and expansive view out over farms, fields and water is seen from the vantage point of a high hill — and there are none of those in Holland, a place of naturally flat, low-lying plains. Christopher Knight, Los Angeles Times, 21 May 2024 The sweet environment is fragrant in a contradictory way — enticing and sickly, indulgent and off-putting, decidedly lovely and vaguely gross. Jessica Gelt, Los Angeles Times, 13 Apr. 2024 Our very first show — the Maldives — that was an experience, because that was really beautiful, lovely and the kind of setting I actually like, which is basically a beach. Christy Piña, The Hollywood Reporter, 30 Mar. 2024 And there are more natural escapes at every turn, too, in this lovely and little-discovered region. Terry Ward, Condé Nast Traveler, 1 Feb. 2024 The plot is more or less the same: A Bay Area health inspector discovers humans are being replaced by alien duplicates that possess none of the pesky emotions that make life lovely and unbearable. Randall Colburn,, 9 Nov. 2023 An iconic Mass Appeal cover from 2013 depicted Miller walking barefoot alongside Q on train tracks in a hauntingly lovely and innocent image. Mosi Reeves, Rolling Stone, 1 Mar. 2024 Far from the Madding Crowd (2015) A lovely and underrated adaptation of a Thomas Hardy novel, Far from the Madding Crowd stars Carey Mulligan as the fiercely independent Bathsheba while a whole stable of talented Brits (Matthias Schoenaerts, Michael Sheen, and Tom Sturridge) play her three suitors. Janey Tracey,, 29 Feb. 2024

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“Lovely and.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jun. 2024.

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