mutely

All Adverb
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  • Mutely watching the two strong men, she seemed like some small prey over which fierce forces fought. Cited from The Secret of the Storm Country, by Grace Miller White
  • Christie could only put out her hand, and mutely thank her new friend with full eyes. Cited from Work: A Story of Experience, Louisa M. Alcott
  • His body writhed mutely, and down his back appeared a red mark. Cited from Harrigan, by Max Brand
  • She asked herself in her mother's voice, and answered mutely. Cited from One of Our Conquerors by G. Meredith, v4
  • When they came up the Indian youth stood mutely pointing at something in the sand. Cited from The Gold Hunters, by James Oliver Curwood
  • She pushed back her sleeve and mutely showed him the marks upon her arm. Cited from The Obstacle Race, by Ethel M. Dell
  • She looked up at him, mutely smiling, but something in her eyes told him that all was not yet said. Cited from Mrs. Red Pepper, by Grace S. Richmond
  • When the official was gone, the two stood staring mutely each at the other through long seconds. Cited from Within the Law, by Marvin Dana from Bayard Veiller
  • He mutely referred to his watch, which he already held in his hand, and then put it back in his pocket. Cited from Frontier Stories, by Bret Harte
  • Why, her face mutely asked, did they not greet one another? Cited from The Rebellion of Margaret, by Geraldine Mockler
  • After the first few minutes she asked no questions, but mutely absorbed the story as it fell from his lips. Cited from The Rose in the Ring, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • With his eyes he asked her mutely why. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • They searched each other's eyes mutely, and he knew before he began to speak that she was his. Cited from The Mayor of Warwick, by Herbert M. Hopkins
  • Nothing is hidden from their inquisition, and their families mutely rule our city. Cited from Vanity Fair, by William Thackeray
  • She gave a little sob, and mutely, with shut eyes, she raised her face towards him. Cited from Helbeck of Bannisdale, Vol. II, Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • We all knew too much about the war to be surprised at anything, so we mutely prepared for another exit. Cited from Bullets & Billets, by Bruce Bairnsfather
  • She yielded to him mutely for a little, till her grief had somewhat spent itself. Cited from The Swindler and Other Stories, by Ethel M. Dell
  • She who answered to this pretty pagan name did so mutely by rising in her place. Cited from A Touch Of Sun And Other Stories, by M. Foote
  • Mutely she raised her face for his kiss, and he kissed her. Cited from The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories, by Ethel M. Dell
  • The young men had gazed mutely at the wonderful scene at their feet. Cited from Joshua, by Georg Ebers, v5
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Meaning of mutely

  • adverb Without speaking
    he sat mutely next to her