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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DELIGHTFULLY

Certainly they have an appearance of so doing which is delightfully deceptive.

Some are delightfully ingenuous, with the lovable simplicity of the child.

They followed each other intimately and delightfully in a long succession.

They were, and the inscriptions were delightfully informal and friendly.

It was a delightfully amusing trait in the German character.

How delightfully flew our days on this particular Christmas visit.

It was absurd, if you like—but it was delightfully rejuvenating.

The other's tone was delightfully envious of Uriah's good fortune.

The first volume is delightfully handy and the type excellent.

So out of the common as it was, you know, and delightfully odd, and—and—all that.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1400, from delight (n.) + -ful. Related: Delightfully.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.