deliciously

All Adverb
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  • There is nothing again that makes you feel so deliciously important as being at a conference. Cited from Punch, Vol. 159, October 27, 1920, ed. by Sir Owen Seaman
  • Then they rush deliciously into each others arms and the matter is settled. Cited from He Knew He Was Right, by Anthony Trollope
  • The land was deliciously green, and cut up into valley, hill, and mountain. Cited from The Adventures of Don Lavington, by George Manville Fenn
  • Would you mind giving me the two that smell so deliciously in your hair? Cited from Infelice, by Augusta Jane Evans Wilson
  • She laughed deliciously at something she seemed to see in my face. Cited from Strictly Business, by O. Henry
  • No professional actress on the stage could have spoken the words more deliciously. Cited from Molly Make-Believe, by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
  • I could have drawn him out deliciously if he had not rather disturbed mine. Cited from Beauchamps Career by George Meredith, v4
  • In thought she had been his for a year; and in the mind he lived most deliciously. Cited from Little Novels of Italy, by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  • I didn't care for her at first, but she is so deliciously blind! Cited from A Cathedral Courtship, by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • The sound fell deliciously on the ear, clear like the morning light. Cited from The Arrow of Gold, by Joseph Conrad
  • The room looked east, and was now deliciously cool after the street. Cited from Great Possessions, by Mrs. Wilfrid Ward
  • I was told it was a deliciously brown corner -- the sun making it warm in winter. Cited from The Tragic Muse, by Henry James
  • She loved the water, and now it seemed deliciously right and proper that she should be on the water again. Cited from The Grand Babylon Hotel, by Arnold Bennett
  • I never in my life saw anything more deliciously characteristic. Cited from Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson Vol 2
  • Nothing could be more lovely or deliciously cool than was this small court. Cited from John Bull on the Guadalquivir, by Anthony Trollope
  • I stayed another hour at least, and there are few in my memory which passed more deliciously at the time. Cited from No Hero, by E.W. Hornung
  • And yet it is so deliciously like you, if you FEEL it, to SAY it. Cited from The Rosary, by Florence L. Barclay
  • It was very clear, the stars were out, the wind deliciously soft. Cited from Main-Travelled Roads, by Hamlin Garland
  • Having seen the job pretty tightly done, walked deliciously home through the woods. Cited from The Journal of Sir Walter Scott, by Walter Scott
  • His teeth, however, were like pearl, and his large full eyes were deliciously white. Cited from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe V4[Raven Edition]
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Meaning of deliciously

  • adverb In a very pleasurable manner
    they were walking along the beach slowly and deliciously