lavishly


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lav·ish

 (lăv′ĭsh)
adj.
1. Characterized by or produced with extravagance and profusion: a lavish buffet. See Synonyms at profuse.
2. Immoderate in giving or bestowing; unstinting: The critics were lavish with their praise.
tr.v. lav·ished, lav·ish·ing, lav·ish·es
1. To give or bestow in abundance; shower: lavished attention on his customers.
2. To give something in abundance to: "The aides began lavishing him with kindnesses" (Kay Marie Porterfield).

[Middle English laves, probably from Old French lavasse, downpour, from laver, to wash, from Latin lavāre; see lave.]

lav′ish·er n.
lav′ish·ly adv.
lav′ish·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.lavishly - in a wasteful mannerlavishly - in a wasteful manner; "the United States, up to the 1920s, used fuel lavishly, mainly because it was so cheap"
2.lavishly - in a rich and lavish manner; "lavishly decorated"
Translations
بِسَخاء،بإسْراف
štědře
rausnarlega
cömertce

lavishly

[ˈlævɪʃlɪ] ADV
1. (= sumptuously) [decorated, furnished] → suntuosamente, fastuosamente
2. (= generously) [entertain, pay] → espléndidamente, generosamente; [praise] → profusamente

lavishly

[ˈlævɪʃli] adv
[give, spend] → sans compter
[furnished, restored] → luxueusement, fastueusement

lavishly

adv give, equippedgroßzügig; praiseüberschwänglich; put paint on, spreadreichlich; entertainüppig, reichlich; illustratedreich, aufwendig, aufwändig; they entertain lavishlysie geben feudale Feste; lavishly furnishedluxuriös or aufwendig or aufwändig eingerichtet; to spend (money) lavishlydas Geld mit vollen Händen ausgeben (on für); he is lavishly extravagant in his hospitalityseine Gastfreundschaft kennt keine Grenzen

lavishly

[ˈlævɪʃlɪ] adv (give, spend) → generosamente; (furnished) → sontuosamente, lussuosamente

lavish

(ˈlӕviʃ) verb
to spend or give very freely. She lavishes too much money on that child.
adjective
1. (of a person) spending or giving generously and sometimes too freely. a lavish host; You have certainly been lavish with the brandy in this cake.
2. given generously or too freely. lavish gifts.
ˈlavishly adverb
ˈlavishness noun
References in classic literature ?
As usual, the fickle, unreasoning world took Muff Potter to its bosom and fondled him as lavishly as it had abused him before.
His gun is lavishly decorated with brass tacks and vermilion, and provided with a fringed cover, occasionally of buckskin, ornamented here and there with a feather.
I, however, like those gentlemen of leisure who breakfast at home and dine at their club, almost invariably, during my intervals of health, enjoyed the afternoon repast with the bachelor chiefs of the Ti, who were always rejoiced to see me, and lavishly spread before me all the good things which their larder afforded.
That would be too bad, especially when the late apple tree had most obligingly kept its store of blossom until after all the other trees had faded and then burst lavishly into bloom for Aunt Olivia's wedding.
Testimonials representing Mrs General as a prodigy of piety, learning, virtue, and gentility, were lavishly contributed from influential quarters; and one venerable archdeacon even shed tears in recording his testimony to her perfections
I lavishly elaborated these people and their doings, of course.
She had been trying to persuade him, I decided, that they were living too lavishly.
His wife has backed him up well, they have entertained lavishly, and today I should think that she is one of the most popular hostesses in London.
It sits in the midst of a vast dead-level, and one is obliged to imagine that land may be had for the asking, and no taxes to pay, so lavishly do they use it.
The place is crowded with people all the time, and as the gay-colored Eastern fabrics are lavishly displayed before every shop, the great Bazaar of Stamboul is one of the sights that are worth seeing.
There was no term of abuse known to the Huron vocabulary that the disappointed women did not lavishly expend on the successful stranger.
Get out, into the open part of the court, {145} or I will give you Egypt and Cyprus over again for your insolence and importunity; you have begged of all the others, and they have given you lavishly, for they have abundance round them, and it is easy to be free with other people's property when there is plenty of it.