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winsome

adjective uk   /ˈwɪn.səm/ literary approving us  
attractive and pleasing, with simple qualities, sometimes like those a child has: Maria brought along her eldest daughter - a winsome lass with brown eyes and a ready smile.
winsomely
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
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