buxomly


buxomly
See buxom.

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  • Buxomly — Buxom Bux om, a. [OE. buxum, boxom, buhsum, pliable, obedient, AS. b[=o]csum, b[=u]hsum (akin to D. buigzaam blexible, G. biegsam); b[=u]gan to bow, bend + sum, E. some. See {Bow} to bend, and { some}.] 1. Yielding; pliable or compliant; ready to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • buxomly — adverb see buxom …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • buxomly — adverb In a buxom way …   Wiktionary

  • buxomly — bux·om·ly …   English syllables

  • buxomly — adverb in a curvaceous way his date was curvaceously beguiling • Syn: ↑curvaceously • Derived from adjective: ↑buxom, ↑curvaceous (for: ↑curvaceously) …   Useful english dictionary

  • buxom — buxomly, adv. buxomness, n. /buk seuhm/, adj. 1. (of a woman) full bosomed. 2. (of a woman) healthy, plump, cheerful, and lively. [1125 75; ME, earlier buhsum pliant, equiv. to OE buh (var. s. of bugan to BOW1) + sum SOME1] * * * …   Universalium

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  • curvaceously — adverb in a curvaceous way (Freq. 1) his date was curvaceously beguiling • Syn: ↑buxomly • Derived from adjective: ↑buxom (for: ↑buxomly), ↑curvaceous …   Useful english dictionary

  • buxom — adjective Etymology: Middle English buxsum, from Old English *būhsum; akin to Old English būgan to bend more at bow Date: 12th century 1. obsolete a. obedient, tractable b. offering little …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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