jovially

All Adverb
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  • "Ten to five!" one of the men near her called out jovially. Cited from Half A Chance, by Frederic S. Isham
  • And he was one who -- as he turned into his street the old words rang as jovially as they ever did. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. IX, Ed. by Francke
  • She laughed jovially, and helped herself to another glass of wine. Cited from Crome Yellow, by Aldous Huxley
  • I did not realize my imprudence in doing this until I heard my name called jovially. Cited from Revelations of a Wife, The Story of a Honeymoon, by Adele Garrison
  • "Has my poor linnet changed into a goldfinch after its death?" he asked jovially. Cited from Immensee, by Theodore W. Storm
  • Caltech jovially claimed to play before the greatest number of empty seats in the nation.
  • I greeted him as jovially as I could, and then he shook hands with my mother, neither of them speaking. Cited from Grim Smile of the Five Towns,by Arnold Bennett
  • "You bet I did, every time!" he answered jovially, showing his white teeth. Cited from Vesty of the Basins, by Sarah P. McLean Greene
  • "Well, well, well!" the big man cried jovially, as the girl was ushered into his private office. Cited from The She Boss, by Arthur Preston Hankins
  • She would later jovially express her thanks for boosting her income.
  • Harry tried to speak jovially, but his tone was almost sepulchral. Cited from The Young Engineers in Nevada, by H. Irving Hancock
  • Immediately after supper, we drove once more out of town, to a garden and tea-room, where all degrees and ages dance jovially together till morning. Cited from Dreams, Waking Thoughts, and Incidents, Beckford
  • With which he attempted jovially to put his arm through that of his companion in misfortune and lead Ditton away. Cited from Deadham Hard, by Lucas Malet
  • The grandfather ends his story on that note, and the christening celebration continues jovially until late in the night.
  • We can take tea jovially together at the Devonshire Arms, and walk home in the cool of the evening. Cited from Charlotte Bronte and Her Circle, by Clement K. Shorter
  • "Are you fellows going to sleep until pay days" Slim demanded jovially. Cited from The Young Engineers in Colorado, by H. Irving Hancock
  • And there he was, jovially perspiring; he saw her between crowded heads, and crushed through to her side. Cited from In the Year of Jubilee, by George Gissing
  • "It is the same thing!" cried the governor jovially. Cited from The Bride Of The Nile, by Georg Ebers, v12
  • He was keen for the approaching supper hour and came jovially. Cited from Montlivet, by Alice Prescott Smith
  • Therefore, when, a little later, Keith appeared, he was hailed jovially, and invited to drink. Cited from The Gray Dawn, by Stewart Edward White
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Meaning of jovially

  • adverb In a jovial manner
    he greeted his friend jovially