harmlessly

All Adverb
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  • There was another heavy report and a second round shot struck harmlessly upon the stone. Cited from The Texan Scouts, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • May I not harmlessly write to you, if I only write of my own poor self? Cited from Blind Love, by Wilkie Collins
  • But they passed harmlessly, falling either into the open country or into distant parts of the town. Cited from Kings, Queens And Pawns, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • One passed harmlessly ahead of the ship, but the second struck her in the bow.
  • My wife and I did our best to keep the conversation moving as easily and as harmlessly as might be. Cited from The Two Destinies, by Wilkie Collins
  • Doors may also exist, which can be opened to cause enemies to move harmlessly into the background.
  • One shot an arrow, which passed harmlessly to the side, and then they all came at him. Cited from Vandrad the Viking, by J. Storer Clouston
  • I am ending a bad, base life harmlessly at last. Cited from After Dark, by Wilkie Collins
  • He had not done speaking, when a stone fell at his feet, and rolled harmlessly across the path. Cited from The Spy, by James Fenimore Cooper
  • Since then he had had many women-friends, following harmlessly a score of 'chance desires'! Cited from Missing, by Mrs. Humphry Ward [AKA: Mary Augusta Arnold Ward]
  • As it was, the explosive went harmlessly on its way through the open sea. Cited from Our Navy in the War, by Lawrence Perry
  • His gratitude seized the opportunity of taking her harmlessly into his confidence. Cited from I Say No, by Wilkie Collins
  • The shot they had expected rang out, passing harmlessly over them. Cited from Wyoming, Story of Outdoor West, by William M Raine
  • A few of these may exit the box and be harmlessly found about the kitchen. Cited from Organic Gardener's Composting, by Steve Solomon
  • Perhaps the storm that now so darkly hangs over us may pass harmlessly away. Cited from Gaut Gurley, by D. P. Thompson
  • When hit, they fall harmlessly to the floor, remaining visible for a moment before vanishing.
  • The wisest course would be to leave him in the window-seat, harmlessly employed. Cited from Jezebel's Daughter, by Wilkie Collins
  • The ball rose hardly six feet from the ground, and sailed harmlessly towards the School House line. Cited from The Loom of Youth, by Alec Waugh
  • The rest whizzed harmlessly by, and at the top of his speed he ran forward. Cited from Friends, though divided, by G. A. Henty
  • If so it passed harmlessly over his broad shoulders. Cited from The Crimson Blind, by Fred M. White
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Meaning of harmlessly

  • adverb In a harmless manner
    this is a harmlessly childish game