resignedly

All Adverb
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  • He took up a position near the entrance, however, and sat down resignedly. Cited from The Dog Crusoe and his Master, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • Resignedly he got to his feet and went into the house. Cited from Oh, Money! Money!,byEleanor Hodgman Porter
  • The priest stretched out his arms, then slowly dropped them to his side resignedly. Cited from A Love Episode, by Emile Zola
  • She set it down resignedly to the evil influence of her companion. Cited from The Half-Hearted, by John Buchan
  • He left her resignedly; he had got what he wanted. Cited from Washington Square, by Henry James
  • And she sat down resignedly on a very low cricket, in the middle of the room. Cited from We Girls: A Home Story, by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  • The young bride felt that he was right, and resignedly sat down beside him. Cited from Jerusalem, by Selma Lagerlo"f
  • It suddenly struck me that I was taking the loss of over a million dollars very resignedly. Cited from The Confessions of Artemas Quibble, by Arthur Train
  • He turned resignedly to Kitty and asked which way she wanted to go. Cited from The Evil Genius, by Wilkie Collins
  • I was mistaken; the public took the thing resignedly to say the least. Cited from Subterranean Brotherhood, by Julian Hawthorn
  • David resignedly settled back, and was at once involved in an exchange of personal narrative. Cited from The Rose in the Ring, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • "We will hope so, my dear boy!" he said resignedly. Cited from Ardath, by Marie Corelli
  • Mine has been a harsh life, but I have always tried to meet my fate resignedly. Cited from The Wedge of Gold, by C. C. Goodwin
  • She did not repeat the movement, but half closed her eyes and leaned back resignedly against my arm. Cited from The Darrow Enigma, by Melvin L. Severy
  • For when all her guests had passed in before her, she followed resignedly on the arm of the future Duke. Cited from God's Good Man, by Marie Corelli
  • They were now crouching resignedly in their places, thinking of home and each of them still feeling himself a man. Cited from Men in War, by Andreas Latzko
  • She shook her head again and stood up resignedly. Cited from Legacy, by James H Schmitz
  • She was but a step by thirty, and a woman at thirty has not settled down resignedly into a lonely old age. Cited from Quaint Courtships, by Howells & Alden, Editors
  • Marta resignedly follows although she has not been selected for death.
  • With those words Morgan resignedly took out his pipe, put on his old felt hat and turned to the door. Cited from The Queen of Hearts, by Wilkie Collins
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How resignedly gets used

Meaning of resignedly

  • adverb With resignation and acceptance; in a resigned manner
    resignedly, I telegraphed back that it was all right with me if he insisted