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 for sweetly
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Sweetly \Sweet"ly\, adv. [AS. sw[=e]tlice.]
     In a sweet manner.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adv 1: in an affectionate or loving manner (`sweet' is sometimes
             a poetic or informal variant of `sweetly'); "Susan
             Hayward plays the wife sharply and sweetly"; "how sweet
             the moonlight sleeps upon this bank"- Shakespeare;
             "talking sweet to each other" [syn: sweetly, sweet]

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