adjective (goodlier, goodliest)
1Considerable in size or quantity: a goodly number of our countrymen
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- The room was a goodly size, and books filled shelves reaching, in places, from floor to ceiling.
- Considering that Switzerland spends a goodly span of time every year under snow, Christian Roeschli began to think of warmer climes in which to continue his life.
- The brownies vary in size from a few ounces to goodly specimens of 2lb or more.
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