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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. alegremente, con alegría
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gaily [ˈɡeɪlɪ]
1 (brightly) [+dressed, decorated] vistosamente; alegremente
gaily coloured cushions cojines de vistosos or alegres colores; gaily painted barges barcazas pintadas con alegres colores
processions of gaily dressed children
2 (cheerfully) [+chatter, sing] alegremente
3 (thoughtlessly) alegremente; como si tal cosa
people who gaily fritter away their time gente que malgasta alegremente el tiempo or que malgasta el tiempo como si tal cosa
she gaily opened the door and let out the cat the kind of person who gaily enters a house by the window and helps themselves to some food he was gaily pocketing everything in sight
she gaily admitted that she had lied admitió alegremente que había mentido; admitió que había mentido como si tal cosa
as he gaily drove past his turn-off ... members had gaily been running up overdrafts
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