seemly

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seemly englannista suomeksi

  1. säädyllinen

seemly englanniksi

  1. Appropriate; suited to the occasion or purpose; becoming.

  2. ''His behavior was seemly, as befits a gentleman.''

  3. *(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 8)

  4. (RQ:Hooker Law)

  5. Suspense of judgment and exercise of charity were safer and seemlier for Christian men than the hot pursuit of these controversies.
  6. Appropriately, fittingly.

  7. 1590, Edmund Spenser, ''The Faerie Queene'', II.i:

  8. The great earthes wombe they open to the sky, / And with sad Cypresse seemely it embraue ....