ably

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  • I at least can do that quite as ably as the best of them. Cited from The Prince of Graustark, by G. B. McCutcheon
  • He carried out all his points very ably, and left a good impression. Cited from Life and Labors of Elder John Kline, the Martyr Missionary, John Kline
  • That work he did, some of it much more ably than much he had done at home. Cited from The Masques of Ottawa, by Domino [AKA: Augustus Bridle]
  • He was ably assisted by his good wife in carrying out his plan. Cited from Lights and Shadows of New York Life, by James D. McCabe
  • No question in this country has been more ably discussed than this has been by the women themselves. Cited from Debate On Woman Suffrage In The Senate, by Henry W. Blair et al.
  • It is very ably done, and I should like much to know who is the author. Cited from Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume II
  • But the police have also been very ably assisted by every newspaper in town. Cited from Romance Island, by Zona Gale
  • He felt all he said, and he said it ably. Cited from Simon Called Peter, by Robert Keable
  • The emperor was ably assisted by his sons and other members of his family.
  • Security in the area is ably maintained by the local police force.
  • He filled these offices ably, although his energy and zeal made him numerous enemies. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Vol. 25, Ed. by Blair & Robertson
  • Thomas was ably supported by his wife, Jean, with whom he had four children.
  • He had had a good education, and considered himself to be ably equipped. Cited from Far Above Rubies, by George MacDonald
  • She did not increase her population, but ably added to her territory and her savings. Cited from Peaceless Europe, by Francesco Saverio Nitti
  • I have no doubt it would all be interesting enough, if properly remembered and ably told. Cited from Peter Ibbetson, by George du Maurier
  • They then incidentally asked him who had nominated him to the post he so ably filled. Cited from Diary of the Besieged Resident in Paris, by Henry Labouchere
  • But the prisoner refused legal aid, and conducted his own defence -- how ably history records. Cited from The World's Greatest Books, Vol VI, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
  • But no man ever presented this complicated and mysterious subject so ably as he. Cited from Beacon Lights of History, Volume VI, by John Lord
  • He filled the position ably and creditably until his resignation only twelve days before he died.
  • Say what you will, gentlemen -- say it as ably as you will -- truth is better than art. Cited from Charlotte Bronte and Her Circle, by Clement K. Shorter
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