peaceably

All Adverb
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  • He had probably been attacked when going peaceably about his business through the lake. Cited from Secret of the Woods, by William J. Long
  • They only told her that story to get her away from the children peaceably. Cited from A Child's Anti-Slavery Book, by Various
  • He came peaceably into this house and I tried to hold him here. Cited from Trailin'!, by Max Brand
  • Let us hope we shall learn it more peaceably than the French did. Cited from Editorials from the Hearst Newspapers by Brisbane
  • So long as we are let alone, we shall move along peaceably. Cited from Grace Harlowe's Overland Riders Among the Kentucky Mountaineers, Flower
  • The experience of years has taught him the secret of living peaceably with all men. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 4, No. 24, Oct, 1859,
  • He found that he got along much more peaceably with them when he appeared without his red coat. Cited from The Half-Back, by Ralph Henry Barbour
  • She was glad that everything had gone so well and had ended peaceably. Cited from Mother, by Maxim Gorky
  • They were not exactly the sort of animals one usually finds living peaceably together. Cited from The Wonderful Adventures of Nils, by Selma Lagerloef
  • If she come not peaceably, we must needs carry her down. Cited from The Sign Of The Red Cross, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • In two days we were paid, and all returned peaceably to duty. Cited from Thirteen Months in the Rebel Army, by William G. Stevenson
  • If you do not go peaceably we will use force. Cited from Tom Swift in the Land of Wonders, V. Appleton
  • Can one live peaceably, you say, when the human race is so absurd? Cited from The George Sand-Gustave Flaubert Letters
  • Can a man of color buy a piece of land and keep it peaceably? Cited from Walker's Appeal, by David Walker and Henry Highland Garnet
  • He closed his eyes again peaceably, and gave himself up to his cigar. Cited from The Keeper of the Door, by Ethel M. Dell
  • Do you think that they can sleep peaceably at night? Cited from Little Ferns For Fanny's Little Friends, by Fanny Fern
  • D. They will do you no hurt, if you will come on shore peaceably. Cited from Captain Singleton, by Daniel Defoe
  • I walked along, got to my club and upstairs into my room peaceably. Cited from The Inheritors, by Joseph Conrad and Ford M. Hueffer
  • We can discover no reason why the two countries should not live peaceably together, each going about its own business. Cited from Both Sides the Border: A Tale of Hotspur and Glendower, by G. A. Henty
  • You must give men a long rein if you want to live peaceably at home. Cited from The World's Greatest Books, V. VIII, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
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Meaning of peaceably

  • adverb In a peaceable manner
    the tenant paying the rent hereby reserved and performing the several covenants herein on his part contained shall peaceably hold and enjoy the demised premises