gracefully

All Adverb
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  • Get your help before you actually need it, so that you can continue gracefully. Cited from Public Speaking, by Clarence Stratton
  • But they had nothing on their heads but their own hair, very gracefully arranged. Cited from Gryll Grange, by Thomas Love Peacock
  • But living long has nothing to do with getting old gracefully. Cited from Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Volume VIII, by Robert Green Ingersoll
  • He didn't offer her a seat or give her a chance to take herself off gracefully. Cited from Green Valley, by Katharine Reynolds
  • If the business men would stop when they got enough, they might have a chance to grow old gracefully. Cited from Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Volume VIII, by Robert Green Ingersoll
  • But even though so gracefully patient of him she remained cold. Cited from The Finer Grain, by Henry James
  • She got out of the room, not very gracefully, probably, but still she escaped. Cited from Bressant, by Julian Hawthorne
  • His face is turned towards her as he gracefully assists her over the fallen tree. Cited from Home Pastimes; or Tableaux Vivants, by James H. Head
  • This forces the body, head first, very gracefully through the water. Cited from Swimming Scientifically Taught, Frank Eugen Dalton and Louis C. Dalton
  • How gracefully it shot across the sky, leaving its wake of yellow light behind it! Cited from The Man Who Rocked the Earth, by Arthur Train and Robert Williams Wood
  • The Princess saw none and rose gracefully out of the deep easy-chair. Cited from The White Sister, by F. Marion Crawford
  • The train of her dress, which hung down gracefully, seemed about a foot too long. Cited from Japanese Literature, by Various
  • White eventually determined that he should retire from the ministry and live out his days gracefully.
  • He might as well accept the machine's next attempt gracefully and have it over with. Cited from The Status Civilization, by Robert Sheckley
  • However, he takes the news gracefully and thanks them for the opportunity they'd given him.
  • How have you acquired the art of growing old gracefully? Cited from Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Volume VIII, by Robert Green Ingersoll
  • One can step gracefully down from a lesser height, where one would fall from a greater. Cited from Records of a Girlhood, by Frances Ann Kemble
  • She took the thrust as gracefully as she had given her own. Cited from Sally Bishop, by E. Temple Thurston
  • But however near Raymond might come to the point, he always turned gracefully away again. Cited from Before the Dawn, by Joseph Alexander Altsheler
  • The main thing is to get the ball and after that to to do it as gracefully as possible. Cited from Outdoor Sports and Games, by Claude H. Miller
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Synonyms of gracefully

Meaning of gracefully

  • adverb In a graceful manner
    she swooped gracefully