- 1very pleasant or enjoyable
- 2beautiful or attractive
- 3loving and caring
Using lovely: Examples
Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "lovely" can be used in various situations through the following examples!
She has a lovely smile.
The garden is looking lovely in the sunshine.
They had a lovely time together.
He gave her a lovely bouquet of flowers.
lovely Synonyms and Antonyms
Phrases with lovely
It's a lovely day for a picnic.
Lovely to see you again, it's been too long!
an affectionate expression of love or endearment
I love you, lovely dovely!
Origins of lovely
from love + -ly, meaning lovable
Summary: lovely in Brief
The term 'lovely' [ˈlʌvli] describes something that is very pleasant, enjoyable, beautiful, or attractive. It can also refer to loving and caring behavior, as in 'They had a lovely time together.' Common phrases include 'lovely weather' and 'lovely to see you,' while 'lovely dovely' is an affectionate expression of love or endearment.