shallowly

All Adverb
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  • The pilasters do not provide any possible support -- some are only very shallowly set into the wall.
  • She had thought childishly, shallowly last night that she had had no faith, and could live with none. Cited from The Brimming Cup, by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
  • As it does not see any of these things that are happening before its eyes, of course it is shallowly happy. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 11, No. 66, April, 1863, by Various
  • Most people who breathe shallowly do it throughout the day and are almost always unaware of the condition.
  • He never ceased however to stress the important challenge all such factors presented to any shallowly rationalistic world-view.
  • Everybody lie down and breathe as shallowly as possible, and don't do anything to use energy. Cited from Four-Day Planet, by Henry Beam Piper
  • The fruit body is broad and shallowly to deeply cup-shaped.
  • In the room above lay the dying man -- breathing quickly and shallowly under the influence of the drug that had been given him. Cited from The Case of Richard Meynell, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • Rain-drops from the trees fell upon them as they walked, gathered pools splashed shallowly under their feet. Cited from Captivating Mary Carstairs, Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • He was thinking shallowly; but deeper thoughts came to him. Cited from Bart Ridgeley, by A. G. Riddle
  • Most shallowly did you these arms commence, Fondly brought here and foolishly sent hence. Cited from King Henry IV, Part 2, by William Shakespeare
  • He was conscious that he himself had been breathing shallowly as he watched, and now drew several deep inspirations of relief. Cited from Mrs. Red Pepper, by Grace S. Richmond
  • The most similar species, the tree martin, has a shallowly forked tail and blue-black head and nape.
  • So your vast artistic endowment lies squandered, your ideas shallowly set, your science misused. Cited from Musical Portraits, by Paul Rosenfeld
  • However, no spacing effect was found when the target words were shallowly encoded using a graphemic study task.
  • They can be found free-living on sediment, or shallowly in sediment.
  • Typically this causes the patient to freeze in place and breathe shallowly until the episode passes.
  • The house has three bays: the central bay has a shallowly projecting pediment.
  • The flower has a shallowly toothed calyx which is sometimes split on one side.
  • They have contractile roots which pull the plant down to the correct depth, therefore it is better to plant them too shallowly than too deep.
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How shallowly gets used

Meaning of shallowly

  • adverb In a shallow manner