charitably

All Adverb
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  • I sat down beside her and regarded it also, but more charitably than usual. Cited from The Pool in the Desert, Sara Jeannette Duncan
  • I thought much more charitably of them than others did. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 5, No. 28, February, 1860, by Various
  • Often the old man returned and asked for relief, and as often was charitably received. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 5, No. 28, February, 1860, by Various
  • We may charitably suppose that he rated his plays at their just value. Cited from Post-Augustan Poetry, by H.E. Butler
  • They will not disappoint you, and you will look upon them more charitably. Cited from Of Human Bondage, by W. Somerset Maugham
  • She thought she saw through all this, and she could interpret it all charitably. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 7, No. 41, March, 1861, by Various
  • He had -- well, he had lost his head, to put it charitably. Cited from The Lilac Girl, by Ralph Henry Barbour
  • Each would have charitably aided his fellow, if things were as they should be. Cited from Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary, by Voltaire
  • But, oh, why didn't you come a little earlier and charitably help us through the wait? Cited from V. V.'s Eyes, by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • All his life he tried to bring his fellows to a higher level, and to think charitably of each other. Cited from Thoughts of Marcus Aurelius, (Tr.: Long)
  • It may not be a matter of a husband taking the law into his own hands, as I charitably supposed. Cited from Eight Strokes of the Clock, by Maurice Le Blanc
  • She sometimes charitably laid down her pencil and left them, having forgotten this or that. Cited from Diana of the Crossways by Meredith, v4
  • I charitably hope he knows nothing of the subject. Cited from Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. I. (of 12), by Burke
  • He broke into a laugh at his own joke and I charitably joined in. Cited from The Rise of David Levinsky, by Abraham Cahan
  • In the first place, he did not play charitably, and merely to oblige other people. Cited from My Novel, by E. B. Lytton, Book 1
  • Next day the beggar died, and the prince charitably had him buried on the spot. Cited from The Religions of Japan, by William Elliot Griffis
  • Certainly there is no harder thing to do than to employ capital charitably. Cited from What Social Classes Owe to Each Other, by William Graham Sumner
  • Judge charitably, and think kindly of me, sir -- and I am paid. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 330, April 1843, Vol. 53
  • After his departure she talked of him with her father, to be charitably satirical over him, it seemed. Cited from Beauchamps Career by George Meredith, v2
  • I have not seen her since the event; but merely judge (not very charitably) from prior observation. Cited from Life of Lord Byron, With His Letters and Journals, Vol. 2, ed. by Moore
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Meaning of charitably

  • adverb In a charitable manner
    she treated him charitably