Spanish translation of 'quaintly'
- (= charmingly)
⇒ the building was quaintly old-fashioned
el edificio parecía anticuado y pintoresco
- (= oddly)
⇒ the quaintly named town of Normal
el pueblo denominado con el curioso nombre de Normal
⇒ this may seem a quaintly old-fashioned idea
puede que esta idea parezca extraña y anticuada
⇒ he described it quaintly as ...
le dio la curiosa calificación de ...
Example Sentences Including 'quaintly'
`Well, we did play host to The Sound of Music," the man replied quaintly.The Sound of Murder
Furnished, not too badly, though a little too quaintly colonial for my taste.The Ambassador's Women
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Translation of quaintly from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary