Definition of brightly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈbraɪtli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈbraɪtli//
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  1. 1with a lot of light; with strong light The sun was shining brightly. a brightly lit room
  2. 2with colours that are strong and easy to see The walls were painted brightly. brightly-coloured ornaments
  3. 3in a cheerful and lively way ‘Hi!’ she called brightly.