ceremoniously

All Adverb
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  • He walked up to me, took both my hands and shook them ceremoniously. Cited from The Ink-Stain by Rene Bazin, v2
  • Here, ceremoniously, he fell back, walked around behind her and came up on the outside. Cited from The Real Adventure, by Henry Kitchell Webster
  • Then he ceremoniously offered her his arm, and led her out of the dining-room into the hall. Cited from The Chink in the Armour, by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  • Nor were these simple monks the men for me to come back to so ceremoniously. Cited from The Fall Of The Grand Sarrasin, by William J. Ferrar
  • Neither will there be any need to ceremoniously have any fixed seats. Cited from Hung Lou Meng, Book II, by Cao Xueqin
  • Bad spirits represented in dark paper are burned ceremoniously in order to end their bad influence.
  • She ordered everybody out of the entrance not very ceremoniously, and drew well back. Cited from The Woman-Hater, by Charles Reade
  • It showed me that they were not likely to treat me very ceremoniously. Cited from Dick Cheveley, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • They spoke ceremoniously in the language in which the grand old ladies used to speak in the old story-books. Cited from The Willoughby Captains, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • I shall thank you ceremoniously every time you enter after this. Cited from The Place Beyond the Winds, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • He pushed open the door, and stood aside ceremoniously in order to allow her to pass in. Cited from El Dorado, by Baroness Orczy [More Pimpernel]
  • How can it ever have come to pass that it has been thus ceremoniously handled all down the ages? Cited from Causes of the Corruption of the Holy Gospels, by John Burgon
  • He took his wife's hand and bent over it ceremoniously. Cited from The Valley Of Decision, by Edith Wharton
  • These gifts are ceremoniously given away a few days before marriage.
  • Now he came back ceremoniously dressed; the rest of the night was to be in her honor. Cited from The Bride of the Mistletoe, by James Lane Allen
  • At the end of the game, he was ceremoniously elected the first, second, and third star of the game.
  • He rose, offered Jane his arm ceremoniously, and the two walked out of the house. Cited from The Space Pioneers, by Carey Rockwell
  • When she introduced him to the English lady, he bowed again ceremoniously. Cited from Eleanor, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • She said no word, and he merely lifted his hat ceremoniously and once more bent his eyes on his book. Cited from The Ordeal, by Charles Egbert Craddock
  • And walking across the kitchen, he threw open a further door ceremoniously. Cited from Helbeck of Bannisdale, Vol. I, Mrs. Humphry Ward
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Meaning of ceremoniously

  • adverb In a ceremonious manner
    my mother advised her children ceremoniously