innocently

All Adverb
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  • Perhaps he could even get away in time to come up innocently enough and help him out. Cited from The City of Fire, by Grace Livingston Hill
  • And then I went away innocently and left you two talking about it. Cited from First Plays, by A. A. Milne
  • And as he did not speak for a second, she looked up at him, innocently. Cited from Harriet and the Piper, by Kathleen Norris
  • Or rather as if I kept people off, innocently, by being married to you. Cited from The Golden Bowl, Complete, by Henry James
  • Your son may have been engaged far more innocently than you imagine. Cited from Confession, by W. Gilmore Simms
  • While we were thus innocently engaged the hotel manager burst suddenly into the room. Cited from Five Nights, by Victoria Cross
  • Think how you have innocently tortured me with these two lies for so many years! Cited from Plays: incl. Comrades, etc., by August Strindberg
  • And he put the question so innocently that his father could not help laughing. Cited from The Brook Kerith, by George Moore
  • It was written by him, though innocently and without knowing what was intended. Cited from Anna St. Ives, by Thomas Holcroft
  • She put out her hand to him innocently like a little girl to a little boy, and he took it. Cited from The Leatherwood God, by William Dean Howells
  • "Why should you want to sleep at her flat at all?" she asked innocently. Cited from The Angel of Terror, by Edgar Wallace
  • She felt it to be so new that she innocently said so to the lawyer. Cited from Saracinesca, by F. Marion Crawford
  • She came in to me very innocently afterwards to know whether the right name and address were upon it. Cited from Recollections Of My Childhood And Youth,G. Brandes
  • What true happiness did the girl experience as she thus innocently dreamed of her future life! Cited from The Home in the Valley, by Emilie F. Carle'n
  • She could dance, could perhaps innocently give and receive love. Cited from The Call of the Blood, by Robert Smythe Hichens
  • But she will smile if you innocently offer her water. Cited from Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 6 (of 6), by Havelock Ellis
  • They wondered innocently why the two friends had not been asked to join them at dinner. Cited from None Other Gods, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • He told me innocently enough just where it lay. Cited from Pieces of Eight, by Richard le Gallienne
  • A century later, the space began a slow decline, which began innocently enough.
  • Sarah asked, innocently, as she allowed the heavy frame to rest against her. Cited from His Heart's Queen, by Mrs. Georgie Sheldon
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Meaning of innocently

  • adverb In a not unlawful manner
    he claimed to have purchased the contraband innocently
  • adverb In a naively innocent manner
    she smiled at him innocently