mellifluously

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"And if not, angelic breasts do not harbor resentment long," said Don Inocencio mellifluously.

“I'll put it up when you stop speakin' mellifluously of my friends,” declared the barber.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., "sweet, pleasing" (of an odor, a style of speaking or writing, etc.), from Late Latin mellifluus "flowing with (or as if with) honey," from Latin mel (genitive mellis) "honey" (related to Greek meli "honey;" see Melissa) + -fluus "flowing," from fluere "to flow" (see fluent). Related: Melifluously; melifluousness.

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sweetly

adverbwith a sweet sound
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