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Princeton's WordNet

  1. handsomely(adverb)

    in an attractively handsome manner

    "the volume was handsomely bound"

  2. handsomely(adverb)

    in a generously handsome manner

    "India has responded handsomely by providing 3,000 men"


  1. handsomely(Adverb)

    In a handsome manner.

  2. handsomely(Adverb)

    Carefully; in shipshape style.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Handsomely(adverb)

    in a handsome manner

  2. Handsomely(adverb)

    carefully; in shipshape style

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. handsomely

    Signifies steadily or leisurely; as, "lower away handsomely," when required to be done gradually and carefully. The term "handsomely" repeated, implies "have a care; not so fast; tenderly."

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of handsomely in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of handsomely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of handsomely in a Sentence

  1. J. Paul Getty:

    There are always opportunities through which businessmen can profit handsomely if they will only recognize and seize them.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    A comedian is perhaps the only person who is admired as well as paid handsomely for speaking out the truth honestly in his profession by the people.

  3. Thomas Weiser:

    Our children are our country's future, and we as a society need to recognize when they are in trouble. This disturbing trend should be a wake-up call that mental health services, injury prevention, gun safety and ongoing efforts to improve car and driver safety need support, attention, and financial resources, our investments now as a society will be paid back handsomely when our children grow up to be healthy, productive adults.

  4. Leo Grohowski:

    Not only has the market returned handsomely, but risk has also taken a breather.

  5. Bernie Sanders:

    You had superdelegates voting for Hillary Clinton in states that I won pretty handsomely, and now there is agreement among Tom Perez and our people, and a lot of the Hillary Clinton people, to say we should reduce the number of superdelegates.

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