All Adverb
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  • Immediately he went to the police station and calmly told the police what had happened.
  • He said no word but shook my hand and calmly left the office.
  • Looking out of the window, men and women could be seen going calmly about their duties. Cited from The Fortunes of the Farrells, by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • I only know that I did what I have said and did it calmly. Cited from That Affair Next Door, by Anna Katharine Green
  • He calmly said, Well, think it over for a week and let me know.
  • He was telling her calmly that in a moment he would be finished with me. Cited from Tarrano the Conqueror, by Raymond King Cummings
  • He was found by police sitting calmly and stated that he did not speak German.
  • He calmly waited for a guard to get a new one before he left the building.
  • He had become so calmly strong that he made the others feel stronger as they looked upon him. Cited from A Desert Drama, by A. Conan Doyle
  • Will they calmly wait for them to hold at their fail safe points?
  • The band is then seen standing against a white background, calmly playing their instruments.
  • But now he had time to think calmly over the whole affair. Cited from The Willoughby Captains, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • He was quite able now to talk calmly of the great sorrow of his life. Cited from The Golden Shoemaker, by J. W. Keyworth
  • The people walked out calmly enough, but all stopped singing at the door and ran their best. Cited from Crowded Out o' Crofield, by William O. Stoddard
  • He turned over on his side without a look or word to any one, and calmly went to sleep. Cited from The Prairie Chief, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • She lay and looked at him calmly, no surprise, but only a great peace in her face. Cited from Prisoners of Hope, by Mary Johnston
  • "I thought you were coming in to see me dressed?" she said calmly. Cited from The Lion's Mouse, by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  • He stood calmly before the department commander, looked straight into his face, but did not open his lips. Cited from A Wounded Name, by Charles King
  • These are all claims on me: you see that I am speaking to you calmly. Cited from Rattlin the Reefer, by Edward Howard
  • Since then, I think calmly of the past and of the future. Cited from Peter Schlemihl, by Adelbert von Chamisso
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Meaning of calmly

  • adverb With self-possession (especially in times of stress)
    he spoke calmly to the rioting students