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goodly

adjective

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1 of a size greater than average of its kind
  • $10,000 is a goodly reward to offer for a missing wedding ring

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3 very pleasing to look at
  • the smartly dressed soldiers marching snappily along made for a goodly sight

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The first known use of goodly was before the 12th century

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good-natured

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“Goodly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/goodly. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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