How To Spell Lovely
Why do British say lovely?
In British English the term “lovely” when applied to a person usually indicates someone who is pleasant, possibly delightful, and easy to be around… though not necessarily somebody with whom you’d sleep.
What does lovely mean from a girl?
loveliest. If someone is lovely, that person is very good to look at. A lovely person is someone that you might love if you saw her or him. She is such a lovely girl. If a thing is lovely, seeing it makes you feel good.
What does it mean to be called lovely?
adjective. If you describe someone or something as lovely, you mean that they are very beautiful and therefore pleasing to look at or listen to. You look lovely, Marcia. He had a lovely voice. Synonyms: beautiful, appealing, attractive, charming More Synonyms of lovely.
What is the British slang for girl?
Bird. Meaning: (Noun) Primarily British, “bird” is used to refer to a young woman or girl.
What is the correct spelling of the word lovely?
love·ly \ ˈləv-lē \ lovelier; loveliest.
Is Bloody a cuss word in England?
Bloody is a common swear word that is considered to be milder and less offensive than other, more visceral alternatives. In 1994, it was the most commonly spoken swear word, accounting for around 650 of every million words said in the UK – 0.064 per cent.
Is it call someone lovely?
It means he likes you, but not sexually. If a guy does not know you well and calls you lovely it really is a very nice compliment. It means he adores you, and likes being in your presense. However, it also means he does not find you to be a suitable mate, or sexually attractive.
Is lovely the same as beautiful?
As adjectives the difference between lovely and beautiful
is that lovely is (obsolete) inspiring actual love or lovely can be worthy to be praised while beautiful is attractive and possessing charm.
What is a bevvy in slang?
bevvied; bevvying; bevvies. Definition of bevvy (Entry 2 of 2) British, informal. : to drink alcohol (such as beer) The real issue is that a weekend derby is an excuse for hour after hour of bevvying, with tension and controversy thrown into what can become a poisonous mix. —
What does bevy of beauties mean?
A group of physically attractive women. Of course the cool guy with the motorcycle is surrounded by a bevy of beauties.