richly

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adverb rich·ly \ˈrich-lē\

Definition of richly

  1. 1 :  in a rich manner

  2. 2 :  in full measure :  amply <praise richly deserved>

Examples of richly in a sentence

  1. The room was richly decorated.

  2. They were richly rewarded for their efforts.

Origin and Etymology of richly

Middle English richely, from Old English rīclīce, from rīce rich


First Known Use: before 12th century


RICHLY Defined for English Language Learners

richly

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adverb rich·ly \ˈrich-lē\

Definition of richly for English Language Learners

  • : in a beautiful and expensive way

  • : in a pleasingly strong way

  • : in a generous way



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