earnestly

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  • He looked at her earnestly, as if he felt the answer might help him. Cited from A Voice in the Wilderness, by Grace Livingston Hill
  • At all events he could earnestly wish her and her husband every happiness. Cited from The Three Lieutenants, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • I stopped, and looked at her earnestly, to see how she received my words. Cited from The Lady of the Ice, by James De Mille
  • They did not know how earnestly that important woman had been using her own eyes all that time. Cited from The Talking Leaves, by William O. Stoddard
  • Here he took his place centre-right with the men who earnestly wanted to support the new government.
  • They stood there in silence for a moment, looking earnestly at one another. Cited from The Hand in the Dark, by Arthur J. Rees
  • Those were the words she had repeated so earnestly less than an hour ago. Cited from For the Sake of the School, by Angela Brazil
  • The husband, after looking earnestly at him for a few minutes, kept silence. Cited from Wonder-Box Tales, by Jean Ingelow
  • Those whom he left looked earnestly in each other's faces, yet said nothing. Cited from Standish of Standish, by Jane G. Austin
  • I sat up as he said this, and looked at him earnestly. Cited from The Gorilla Hunters, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • I applied myself very earnestly indeed to prepare the poor man for death. Cited from Real Ghost Stories, by William T. Stead
  • She took my face between her hands and gazed at me long and earnestly. Cited from The Trail of '98, by Robert W. Service
  • She took his hands firmly in her strong ones and looked earnestly into his face. Cited from The Secret of the Storm Country, by Grace Miller White
  • He rose from the box which had formed his seat, and looked earnestly round on his men. Cited from The Giant of the North, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • I passed them without notice, for they were very earnestly engaged in conversation. Cited from Percival Keene, by Frederick Marryat
  • The party now turned earnestly to the more serious duties of the journey. Cited from Ungava, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • In the half light she could see that they were talking very earnestly and not looking about them. Cited from Madge Morton's Secret, by Amy D. V. Chalmers
  • The captain laid down the paper, and looked earnestly at the men. Cited from The World of Ice, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • I need not say how earnestly I wish success to such institutions. Cited from The Journal of Negro History, Volume 4, 1919, by Various
  • They both looked at him very earnestly for some time. Cited from Ronald Morton, or the Fire Ships, by W.H.G. Kingston
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