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  • Ambrosially — Am*bro sial*ly, adv. After the manner of ambrosia; delightfully. Smelt ambrosially. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ambrosially — adverb see ambrosia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ambrosially — See ambrosial. * * * …   Universalium

  • ambrosially — adverb In an ambrosial manner …   Wiktionary

  • ambrosially — adv. deliciously, with a divine smell or taste …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ambrosially — adverb see ambrosial …   Useful english dictionary

  • ambrosial — ambrosially, adv. /am broh zheuhl/, adj. 1. exceptionally pleasing to taste or smell; especially delicious or fragrant. 2. worthy of the gods; divine. Also, ambrosian. [1590 1600; AMBROSI(A) + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • ambrosia — noun Etymology: Latin, from Greek, literally, immortality, from ambrotos immortal, from a + mbrotos (akin to brotos mortal) more at murder Date: 15th century 1. a. the food of the Greek and Roman gods b. the ointment or perfume of the gods …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Oenone (poem) — Oenone or Œnone is a poem written by Alfred Lord Tennyson in 1829. The poem describes the Greek mythological character Oenone and her witnessing of the events in the life of her lover, Paris, as he is involved in the events of the Trojan War.… …   Wikipedia

  • ambrosial — /æmˈbroʊziəl/ (say am brohzeeuhl) adjective 1. exceptionally pleasing to taste or smell; especially delicious, fragrant, or sweet smelling. 2. worthy of the gods; divine. Also, ambrosian. {ambrosi(a) + al1} –ambrosially, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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