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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English *behoofly, equivalent to behoof +‎ -ly.

AdjectiveEdit

behovely (comparative more behovely, superlative most behovely)

  1. (archaic) Necessary; advantageous.
  2. (archaic) Useful.

AdverbEdit

behovely (comparative more behovely, superlative most behovely)

  1. (archaic) Usefully.