engagingly


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en·gag·ing

 (ĕn-gā′jĭng)
adj.
Charming; attractive: an engaging smile.

en·gag′ing·ly adv.
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Adv.1.engagingly - in an engaging manner; "she played the role engagingly"
Translations

engagingly

[ɪnˈgeɪdʒɪŋlɪ] ADV [smile, write] → de manera atractiva, con encanto
he was engagingly honest about the reasons for his actionse ganó nuestra simpatía con su honestidad al explicar los motivos de su acto

engagingly

[ɪnˈgeɪdʒɪŋlɪ] advin modo attraente
References in classic literature ?
James was in excellent spirits, and Isabella most engagingly placid.
He hopped closer and closer and looked at Ben Weatherstaff more and more engagingly.
Dona Rita tapped the couch engagingly by her side but I sat down instead in the armchair nearly opposite her, which, I imagine, must have been just vacated by Blunt.
I looked over my shoulder as I passed the doorway, and saw to my surprise that he was exhibiting the docility of the birds in his most engagingly polite manner to the housekeeper.
It was not his fault, but that of the Gods, of whom he discoursed so engagingly, that he led them into the borders of Nahan, where the Rahah of that State mistook them for deserting British soldiery.
Until, that is, mysterious vagabond Vance comes smiling out of the night, engagingly offering advice on stance, club choice and how Ran can get over his trauma and find his true, personal Ranness all over again.
THE MERRY GENTLEMAN 15, 96mins, opens Friday, December 4 This engagingly subtle festive drama stars Michael Keaton (who also directs) as a Chicago hitman drawn to troubled new-in-town girl and fellow lonely soul Kate (Kelly Macdonald).
Engagingly illustrated by Preston McDaniels as a perfect showcase for Christopher L.
With the help of his superior songwriting, Weeks pulls off this stylistic shift in engagingly convincing fashion, although it's unlikely he'll be getting any Grammy nods for his vocals here.
Cool, sexy, amusing and nicely chilling, Tormented is a smart bit of home-grown slasher mayhem that is an engagingly bloody blend of Skins, St Trinian's and I Know What You Did Last Summer.
That's because, out of all the movies this season that take much too much time to tell their essentially short stories, this one trudges along most engagingly.
The bodies start piling up in engagingly gory fashion as the film lurches into zombie/ haunting/slasher territory.