familiarly

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  • And what business had this strange young man to use the ship so familiarly? Cited from Frontier Stories, by Bret Harte
  • Hardly a great book had been written which he did not know familiarly. Cited from Richard Wagner, Composter of Operas, by John F. Runciman
  • He knew the part of his own personality less familiarly than some other parts. Cited from From the Easy Chair, vol. 1, George William Curtis
  • I have turned over its leaves, and found nothing that was not familiarly known to me. Cited from Unitarianism in America, by George Willis Cooke
  • She had gone alone far from the place he stood in, and which they two familiarly knew. Cited from Emily Fox-Seton, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • We called each other familiarly by the name cousin, and were brought up together. Cited from The World's Greatest Books, V. VIII, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
  • She looked to see who had spoken, calling her so familiarly by name. Cited from The Boy Scouts in Front of Warsaw, G. Durston
  • Little by little I shall talk with them more familiarly, try to understand each one. Cited from Thyrza, George Gissing
  • We hear it, indeed, familiarly said that such a one is like an old picture. Cited from What Will He Do With It, Lytton, Book 2
  • These cannot be too often told or be too familiarly known. Cited from Washington's Birthday, by Various, Ed. by Robert Haven Schauffler
  • More than once she was addressed familiarly, but she did not hear what was said. Cited from The U.P. Trail, by Zane Grey
  • Miss Lady ran from one part to another of the great house which once she had known so familiarly. Cited from The Law of the Land, by Emerson Hough
  • We're all likely to be associated rather familiarly, under the circumstances. Cited from The Lady of the Aroostook, by W. D. Howells
  • One never can be alone if he is familiarly acquainted with the stars. Cited from Recreations in Astronomy, by Henry Warren
  • To speak yet more familiarly, it looks as if any fool could turn off lines like these. Cited from Adventures in Criticism, by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • "I won't have you talk familiarly like that about my wife." Cited from Christopher and Columbus, by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim
  • He placed his hand heavily and familiarly on the shoulder of the deck-hand. Cited from Ranson's Folly, by Richard Harding Davis
  • We shall know a certain person by his looks, familiarly, for years, but never have learned his name. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 5, No. 27, January, 1860, by Various
  • It is now nearly twenty years since I first saw him and came to know him familiarly in London. Cited from Yesterdays with Authors, by James T. Fields
  • The direction familiarly given is that we should meet strangers half-way. Cited from How To Do It, by Edward Everett Hale
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Meaning of familiarly

  • adverb In an intimately familiar manner
    Sid, as he was familiarly known by his friends, was one of the most respected and devoted members of the socialist minority group