falteringly

All Adverb
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  • They could speak of nothing but that; and yet of that they could speak only falteringly. Cited from Our American Holidays: Lincoln's Birthday, by Various
  • Why did she walk so falteringly, the girl wondered, as if she could not see? Cited from By What Authority?, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • Her lips moved slowly and a faint sound came falteringly from them. Cited from The Underworld, by James C. Welsh
  • "Can you tell me what time it is?" she asked, falteringly. Cited from Gordon Keith, by Thomas Nelson Page
  • His amazed eyes beheld her come falteringly toward him, reaching out her hands. Cited from The Fur Bringers, by Hulbert Footner
  • "And you tell me all this -- why?" the girl said falteringly. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • And after a moment, falteringly, through white lips, she answered him. Cited from The Odds, by Ethel M. Dell
  • And whom has she deigned to name as a husband for me?' she added falteringly. Cited from The Torrents of Spring, by Ivan Turgenev
  • He came falteringly toward them, and stood for a moment uncertain. Cited from The Ordeal, by Charles Egbert Craddock
  • She still walked the streets falteringly, seeking some place; but her heart was gone from the quest. Cited from Within the Law, by Marvin Dana from Bayard Veiller
  • "Can you suggest any reason I can give, why we should be all going away to-day?" she asked falteringly. Cited from From Out the Vasty Deep, by Mrs. Belloc Lowndes
  • Poor Margaret bent her eyes upon the ground, and falteringly refused. Cited from Three Brides, Love in a Cottage, and Other Tales,by Francis A. Durivage
  • Macey began falteringly, but his last words came out with a rush. Cited from The Weathercock, by George Manville Fenn
  • "You'll get queer, if you stay here!" she said falteringly. Cited from The Web of Life, by Robert Herrick
  • "Do you think -- that I should go to some sanitarium?" the boy falteringly asked. Cited from The House of the Vampire, by George Sylvester Viereck
  • The second corn lay somewhat in the shade and grew slowly, falteringly.
  • "Are you quite sure of this?" he asked falteringly. Cited from The Master-Christian, Marie Corelli
  • But she got up falteringly, and moved towards the bedroom. Cited from Flames, by Robert Smythe Hichens
  • He had turned half aside, and was speaking falteringly. Cited from The Shadow of a Crime, by Hall Caine
  • He spoke in a quiet voice though somewhat falteringly as he suffers greatly from asthma. Cited from Slave Narratives: Georgia, Part 3, by Work Projects Administration
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