nicely nicely  /ˈnaɪs li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a nice way

Usage(s):

  1. At night, with the help of a light sensor, it dims nicely and is highly visible.
  2. Too soon comes a nicely individual ending.
  3. Kind of a nicely sung and interesting chorus, but the rest of it sucks.

News

  1. Mumford and Sons Bassist Recovering From Brain Surgery

    Mumford and Sons bassist Ted Dwane was recently diagnosed with a blood clot on the surface of his brain that required surgery, and now his bandmates are saying that he’s recovering nicely from the procedure. “It is with great joy that we can announce that...        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ABC News

  2. Review: 'Berberian' film spins out of control

    'Berberian Sound Studio' starts out with a good idea, builds on it nicely and then collapses into convenient gibberish. Oh well.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Detroit News

  3. Playing 'Fact or Fiction' on all the Latest Liverpool Transfer Rumours

    Brendan Rodgers' transfer plans are moving along rather nicely, so we turn our attention to the latest truckload of targets. There's an Armenian footballing sensation plying his trade in the Ukrainian leagues—could he be the answer to the Liverpool faithful's prayers? What about the Ajax star with just a year left on his contract? Is he the cheap option Rodgers simply cannot ignore? In this clip ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

Quotes

  1. "We'd all like to play nicely, scoring five goals a game, and sometimes that happens," Iniesta said. "There are good moments and difficult moments, but what's important is that we're in the quarterfinals."
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Andres Iniesta Source: New York Times

  2. "This really ties our centre-ice position together nicely," stated Sutter, via press release. "Adding Olli gives us a good mix at centre ice with (Matt) Stajan, (Daymond) Langkow and (Mikael) Backlund."
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Darryl Sutter Source: Vancouver Sun

  3. "The weather cooperated nicely," Bush said about the wedding at his 1,600-acre Texas ranch. "Just as the vows were exchanged, the sun set over our lake and it was just a special day and a wonderful day and we're mighty blessed."
    on May 11, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Washington Post

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