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
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He hopped closer and closer and looked at Ben Weatherstaff more and more engagingly.
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.
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.
James was in excellent spirits, and Isabella most engagingly placid.
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.
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