The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Lovely \Love"ly\, a. [Compar. Lovelier; superl. Loveliest.]
1. Having such an appearance as excites, or is fitted to
excite, love; beautiful; charming; very pleasing in form,
looks, tone, or manner. "Lovely to look on." --Piers
Not one so fair of face, of speech so lovely.
If I had such a tire, this face of mine
Were full as lovely as is this of hers. --Shak.
2. Lovable; amiable; having qualities of any kind which
excite, or are fitted to excite, love or friendship.
A most lovely gentlemanlike man. --Shak.
3. Loving; tender. [Obs.] "A lovely kiss." --Shak.
Many a lovely look on them he cast. --Chaucer.
4. Very pleasing; -- applied loosely to almost anything which
is not grand or merely pretty; as, a lovely view; a lovely
valley; a lovely melody.
Indeed these fields
Are lovely, lovelier not the Elysian lawns.
Syn: Beautiful; charming; delightful; delectable; enchanting;