sinfully

All Adverb
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  • You have acted more sinfully than many whose coquetry has been more general. Cited from The Mother's Recompense, Volume I, by Grace Aguilar
  • The second man represents those who do good, but do it sinfully, and therefore it is of no benefit. Cited from The Book of Noodles, by W. A. Clouston
  • But all the same, this money weighed in my pocket sinfully, and gave me no peace. Cited from Hunger, by Knut Hamsun
  • Thou art not the son of a king, and art always sinfully inclined towards thy relatives. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • He was almost sinfully ambitious, as his father had encouraged him to be.
  • It was sinfully untrue; but how else could she account for knowing the name? Cited from Elster's Folly, by Mrs. Henry Wood
  • Now society will and must become healthier; we shall not always abuse our bodies as sinfully as we now do. Cited from The Whence and the Whither of Man, by John Mason Tyler
  • The little table before her is sinfully full of nice things, and I turn away with distaste. Cited from Hunger, by Knut Hamsun
  • Primitive she might have been, wicked she was, sinfully sweet; and yet she was woman. Cited from The Mississippi Bubble, by Emerson Hough
  • I declare our household is in her eyes sinfully free! Cited from A Reputed Changeling, by Charlotte M. Yonge
  • Out of such purpose thy affection shall be purified, which too often is sinfully bent upon itself and upon created things. Cited from The Imitation of Christ, by Thomas A Kempis
  • It was almost finished and Mary Rose was sinfully proud of it. Cited from Mary Rose of Mifflin, by Frances R. Sterrett
  • His clothing was in pretty fair condition, but he was sinfully dirty. Cited from Can Such Things Be?, Ambrose Bierce
  • I cannot sinfully accept this earth from thee! Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • In the other world, there is great difference of condition between the person that acts righteously and him that acts sinfully. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • It must understand when it desires in one instant and then prolongs its own desire instant after instant, sinfully. Cited from A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Joyce
  • And in such times, people behave sinfully even in places of public amusements in cities and towns. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • One branch of work in which boys are sinfully deficient is "putting things to rights." Cited from The Secret of a Happy Home (1896), by Marion Harland
  • I wish I could say to myself, I may be loving hopelessly, but not sinfully. Cited from Barriers Burned Away, by E. P. Roe
  • Its beginning corner was identical with that of a well-defined old Spanish grant, but its other calls were sinfully vague. Cited from Whirligigs, by O. Henry
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