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English definition of “grandly”


adverb uk   /ˈɡræ us  

grandly adverb (IMPORTANTLY)

in a way suggesting that something or someone has great importance: She announced grandly that she was spending Christmas in the Caribbean.Expensive and luxuriousCosting too much


in a way that attracts admiration and attention: Their house is very grandly furnished.Big and quite bigEnormousExpensive and luxuriousCosting too much
(Definition of grandly from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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