warm·​ly | \ ˈwȯrm-lē How to pronounce warmly (audio) \

Definition of warmly

1 : in a manner characterized or accompanied by warmth of emotion greeted us warmly
2 : in a manner that causes or maintains warmth dressed warmly

Examples of warmly in a Sentence

The new official was warmly applauded. It's cold out, so be sure to dress warmly.
Recent Examples on the Web Bates was in the orchestra, playing beats on his laptop, and those present warmly applauded this fun overture. San Diego Union-Tribune, 8 Aug. 2022 Then, the optimistic Sagittarius Moon trines the friendly Sun, warmly connecting us with one another. Chicago Tribune, 6 Aug. 2022 Jeb arrives home, and his daughters hug him and warmly welcome him. Scott D. Pierce, The Salt Lake Tribune, 3 June 2022 However, Kyiv would undoubtedly warmly welcome the delivery of these systems. Paul Iddon, Forbes, 30 Apr. 2022 Life is a bit of a dance, giving you chances and opportunities to put yourself out there in order to be warmly met with blessings that are totally outside of your control. Meghan Rose, Glamour, 1 Aug. 2022 And for all the negative headlines regarding Biden’s approval rating, Trump isn’t viewed warmly by most voters either. Dante Chinni, NBC News, 31 July 2022 Muse drummer Dom Howard speaks warmly of that synergy. Kwasi Boadi, Rolling Stone, 29 July 2022 Morgan warmly lights a hopeful moment on the beach as Kya waits for Tate (Taylor John Smith) to arrive. Jazz Tangcay, Variety, 15 July 2022 See More

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First Known Use of warmly

1529, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Last Updated

15 Aug 2022

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“Warmly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/warmly. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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