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English definition of “nicely”

nicely

adverb uk   /ˈnaɪs.li/ us  

nicely adverb (PLEASANT)

B2 well, pleasantly, or in a satisfactory way: Those trousers fit you nicely. You've painted the woodwork very nicely. Bake the mixture for 35 to 40 minutes until the cake is nicely browned. They said the baby was doing nicely (= was healthy) and would soon be back at home.

nicely adverb (KIND)

B2 in a kind, friendly, or polite way: Well, I like her - she's always treated me very nicely. You can have another biscuit if you ask nicely.
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