blankly

All Adverb
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  • When we saw that he was gone we looked at each other blankly. Cited from The Way of a Man, by Emerson Hough
  • It was only when her answer came that she looked at him blankly. Cited from Quin, by Alice Hegan Rice
  • For some time the governor and the four young men looked at each other, blankly. Cited from Under Drake's Flag, by G. A. Henty
  • And anything to do that went in the right direction was better than blankly doing nothing. Cited from The Real Adventure, by Henry Kitchell Webster
  • They looked at each other blankly for a long time after the old gentleman left the room. Cited from Her Weight in Gold, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • He looked at her blankly for a second, then a smile broke over his face. Cited from Helen of the Old House, by Harold Bell Wright
  • We all stood and looked blankly at one another for a few moments. Cited from The Ghost Pirates, by William Hope Hodgson
  • She looked at me blankly and I saw that he had not told her everything. Cited from The Lost Valley, by J. M. Walsh
  • The three boys looked blankly at one another and for an instant no one spoke. Cited from Go Ahead Boys and Racing Motorboat, by Ross Kay
  • She moved her lips as if she was about to speak; looked at him blankly. Cited from Sisters, by Kathleen Norris
  • They gave it up and stood there, looking blankly at each other. Cited from The Romance of Elaine, by Arthur B. Reeve
  • Then we both turned and looked blankly at that empty back seat. Cited from The Gates of Chance, Van Tassel Sutphen
  • He got up and moved away, leaving her staring blankly at his back. Cited from The Emigrant Trail, by Geraldine Bonner
  • She went to the window, looking blankly out into the gray cold. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 8, No. 49, November, 1861, by Various
  • Slowly they opened and a pair of gray eyes looked blankly about. Cited from Tarzan the Untamed, Edgar R. Burroughs
  • For a moment she looked blankly at the man who was opening his check book. Cited from A Pagan of the Hills, by Charles Neville Buck
  • She looked at him blankly and asked how soon it would be possible for him to replace her. Cited from The Sturdy Oak, by Samuel Merwin, et al.
  • Sir Walter got up and left the room while we looked blankly at the table. Cited from The Thirty-Nine Steps, by John Buchan
  • Within all was blankly black; from above there came no sound. Cited from The Spinners, by Eden Phillpotts
  • "Why, what could you do otherwise?" he asked looking blankly at her. Cited from The Underworld, by James C. Welsh
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Meaning of blankly

  • adverb Without expression; in a blank manner
    she stared at him blankly