compassionately

All Adverb
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  • She approached and compassionately asked if there was anything she could do for him. Cited from Woman's Work in the Civil War, by Brockett and Vaughan
  • And on taking leave he held her hand for a moment, looking compassionately into her pale face. Cited from The Nether World, George Gissing
  • I drew the poor soul's attention compassionately to what I had said a moment since. Cited from The Legacy of Cain, by Wilkie Collins
  • The old man standing at the door looked at him compassionately. Cited from Knock, Knock and Others, by Ivan Turgenev
  • The men look at me compassionately and hold their peace. Cited from The Luck of Roaring Camp and Other Tales,Harte
  • She looked at him compassionately for a moment, then rose. Cited from The Tracer of Lost Persons, by Robert W. Chambers
  • "What can such women know about anything?" she thought compassionately. Cited from The Custom of the Country, by Edith Wharton
  • He has tried, compassionately tried, to keep his secret sorrow from discovery, and he has failed. Cited from The Evil Genius, by Wilkie Collins
  • She saw that the girl was looking at her compassionately. Cited from The Visioning, by Susan Glaspell
  • "Shall we help you to bed, sir?" asked one of the sailors compassionately. Cited from Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks, by Bracebridge Hemyng
  • Perhaps that is why they met in the desert and the spirit compassionately caught Philip away. Cited from American Missionary, Volume 43, No. 12, December, 1889, by Various
  • Ellen asked compassionately who did for the poor boy all day. Cited from Friarswood Post Office, Charlotte M. Yonge
  • It is impossible, George, not to feel compassionately toward this poor woman. Cited from The Two Destinies, by Wilkie Collins
  • "Is that all that you have ever read?" he asked compassionately. Cited from The Girl from Montana, by Grace Livingston Hill
  • Every one he met looked at him compassionately. Cited from Ralph Granger's Fortunes, by William Perry Brown
  • The film portrays Paul I more compassionately than the long-existing stories about him.
  • She stood a moment, still looking compassionately down; torn by sympathy and desire. Cited from Lord of the World, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • "Are you fit to bear a long ride in the cold?" he said compassionately a few minutes after. Cited from Queechy, by Elizabeth Wetherell
  • "Is there nothing to be done for him?" she said compassionately. Cited from Malcolm, by George MacDonald
  • "Do you think that you are all just you and nothing else?" it was seen to be compassionately asking. Cited from Christmas, by Zona Gale
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