- In an able manner; with great ability. [First attested around 1350 to 1470.]
- ably done, planned, said
with great ability
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Translations to be checked
- ^ Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 , ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7), page 6