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grandly

adverb uk   us   /ˈɡrænd.li/

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.

grandly adverb (ATTRACTING ADMIRATION)

in a way that attracts admiration and attention: Their house is very grandly furnished.
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