What does Lovely mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cover girl, pin-up, lovelyadjective

    a very pretty girl who works as a photographer's model

  2. lovelyadjective

    appealing to the emotions as well as the eye

  3. adorable, endearing, lovelyadjective

    lovable especially in a childlike or naive way

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Lovelyadjective

    Amiable; exciting love.

    Etymology: from love.

    The breast of Hecuba,
    When she did suckle Hector, look’d not lovelier
    Than Hector’s forehead. William Shakespeare, Coriolanus.

    Saul and Jonathan were lovely and pleasant in their lives, and in their death they were not divided. 2 Sam. i. 23.

    The flowers which it had press’d
    Appeared to my view,
    More fresh and lovely than the rest,
    That in the meadows grew. John Denham.

    The Christian religion gives us a more lovely character of God than any religion ever did. John Tillotson, Sermons.

    The fair
    With cleanly powder dry their hair;
    And round their lovely breast and head
    Fresh flow’rs their mingl’d odours shed. Matthew Prior.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lovely

    having such an appearance as excites, or is fitted to excite, love; beautiful; charming; very pleasing in form, looks, tone, or manner

  2. Lovely

    lovable; amiable; having qualities of any kind which excite, or are fitted to excite, love or friendship

  3. Lovely

    loving; tender

  4. Lovely

    very pleasing; -- applied loosely to almost anything which is not grand or merely pretty; as, a lovely view; a lovely valley; a lovely melody

  5. Lovelyadverb

    in a manner to please, or to excite love

CrunchBase

  1. Lovely

    Lovely is the first real rental marketplace that helps renters land their homes quickly and easily and helps property owners and managers find the best tenants. We are a passionate 15 person startup operating out of a shared workspace in San Francisco, California. We know from personal experience just how painful it can be to rent an apartment, and we think it should be faster, easier, and more transparent. For renters, we built Lovely and Lovely for iPhone, a simple, fast, and complete set of rental search tools at your desktop or on the go to help you find the perfect place to call home. www.livelovely.comFor property owners and managers, we built Lovely Pro, a complete professional suite of tools to help you find the perfect tenant for your home. www.pro.livelovely.com

Editors Contribution

  1. lovely

    Creates a feeling of love.

    The dog is so lovely to see when he cuddles up to our child.


    Submitted by MaryC on August 27, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Lovely' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2543

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Lovely' in Written Corpus Frequency: #401

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Lovely' in Adjectives Frequency: #202

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lovely in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lovely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Lovely in a Sentence

  1. Simonides:

    We lost lovely youth facing the rough clouds of war

  2. Harry Perkins:

    We look forward to them coming every night. They are lovely people. They take me upstairs to bed, get me changed, but they also talk to my wife. Keep her company, which is very important.

  3. Kerene Barefield:

    Everyone who’s worked with Camilla Parker Bowles has all said she’s a lovely person, within royal circles, everyone’s very happy.

  4. David Ben-Gurion:

    There is no more lovely, friendly, and charming relationship, communion, or company than a good marriage.

  5. Michael Douglas:

    Life is amazing not being addicted to drugs, life now haspurpose ... I have a beautiful daughter, lovely girlfriend and a great relationship with my family.

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