All Adverb
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  • Drowsily I looked out to sea thinking of my mother and father. Cited from Voyages of Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  • Her voice died out and her eyes closed drowsily again. Cited from Honor Edgeworth, by Vera
  • I watched it for a while drowsily; then sleep again fell on me. Cited from The Path to Rome, by Hilaire Belloc
  • So she went up to bed, almost as drowsily as Philip had before her. Cited from The Wishing-Ring Man, by Margaret Widdemer
  • And drowsily he told himself he must make a real effort, and make it soon, to know his family better. Cited from His Family, by Ernest Poole
  • Then, drowsily, he half closed his eyes, and soon fell sound asleep. Cited from The Underdogs, by Mariano Azuela
  • Then she stumbled drowsily into the next room and shut the door after her. Cited from What Might Have Been Expected, by Frank R. Stockton
  • "Who else lives in your palace with you?" she asked drowsily. Cited from Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard/Eleanor Farjeon
  • He noticed after a while that the woman replied to his questions drowsily. Cited from Sermons on Biblical Characters, by Clovis G. Chappell
  • "Who started this craft against my orders?" he drowsily demanded, as he sat up. Cited from The Young Engineers on the Gulf, by H. Irving Hancock
  • It was then the soldier, without opening his eyes, demanded, drowsily, what was the matter. Cited from The Knight of the Golden Melice, by John Turvill Adams
  • The road was creeping drowsily now between high grass-banks, out through the hills. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 8, No. 48, October, 1861, by Various
  • I lunched at home, and read drowsily before the open window till four o'clock. Cited from The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne, by W. Locke
  • He felt for her hand and held it drowsily. Cited from Captivity, by M. Leonora Eyles [AKA: Margaret Leonora Pitcairn Eyles]
  • All were slowly raising their hands in salute as another color guard drowsily made its way by. Cited from Martian V.F.W., by G.L. Vandenburg
  • "Won't he lie down when you speak, sir?" said Mark drowsily. Cited from Mother Carey's Chicken, by George Manville Fenn
  • They stood there, hand in hand, the boy drowsily resting on his father's shoulder. Cited from The Blue Flower, by Henry van Dyke
  • He looked about drowsily with a sheepish half- knowledge of having been very drunk. Cited from Alice of Old Vincennes, Maurice Thompson
  • I don't do my master's orders drowsily. Cited from Amphitryo, Asinaria, Aulularia, Bacchides, Captivi, by Plautus
  • And he sat up, looking drowsily about him. Cited from The Mysterious Key And What It Opened,by L. Alcott
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Meaning of drowsily

  • adverb In a drowsy manner
    `Time to get up,' she said drowsily