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richly

adverb uk   us   /ˈrɪtʃ.li/
richly decorated, furnished, etc. having a lot of beautiful or expensive decoration, furniture, etc.: The façade of the church is richly decorated in green and white marble. in a very special or valuable way, or in a way that is greater than usual: The cake takes two hours to cook, but your patience will be richly rewarded. She finally obtained the recognition which she so richly deserved.
Translations of “richly”
in Chinese (Traditional) 富裕地,豐富地, 完全地,十足地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 富裕地,丰富地, 完全地,十足地…
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