roundly (adv.) Old form(s): Roundlie
bluntly, outspokenly; or: fluently, glibly
R2 II.i.122[King Richard to John of Gaunt] This tongue that runs so roundly in thy head
TC III.ii.152[Cressida to Troilus] Perchance, my lord, I ... fell so roundly to a large confession, / To angle for your thoughts
TS V.ii.21.1[Petruchio to Widow, of her riposte] Roundly replied
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