slyly

All Adverb
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  • Slyly enough, if one may say so of so good a man. Cited from The Legacy of Cain, by Wilkie Collins
  • He said that so slyly that I had to ask him what that way was. Cited from Wide Courses, by James Brendan Connolly
  • I got out of bed very slyly and put on my Sunday clothes. Cited from The Light in the Clearing, by Irving Bacheller
  • They took the opinion of their big men and performed slyly. Cited from My Neighbors, by Caradoc Evans
  • No one looked slyly at his neighbour to see who gave more and who less. Cited from I.N.R.I., by Peter Rosegger
  • I nodded and slyly opened the door enough to pass half-way out. Cited from The Cavalier, by George Washington Cable
  • But why should he study me so slyly and yet so obviously? Cited from The Guest of Quesnay, by Booth Tarkington
  • As I entered, I looked slyly about, to see what I could see. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 13, No. 79, May, 1864, by Various
  • "What kind of medicine have you been taking to-day?" asked her uncle, slyly. Cited from Opening a Chestnut Burr, Edward Payson Roe
  • And then he slyly followed her over here and went three blocks out of his way to pipe her off here! Cited from The Midnight Passenger, by Richard Henry Savage
  • The rabbit slyly suggested that he might like to play another game of ball. Cited from Stories the Iroquois Tell Their Children, by Mabel Powers
  • At the same moment I saw his eyes wander slyly toward the book-case. Cited from The Law and the Lady, by Wilkie Collins
  • He could not help glancing slyly at them, but he would not use them before their turn. Cited from Love Me Little, Love Me Long,by Charles Reade
  • As he brought out the various details of what was reported to have taken place, he slyly watched her face. Cited from The Sheridan Road Mystery by Paul and Mabel Thorne
  • "And you want to get him, don't you?" he asked slyly. Cited from Felix O'Day, by F. Hopkinson Smith
  • Those words had become with her a phrase slyly to play upon. Cited from Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall, by Charles Major
  • I should slyly open my petals and watch you at your work. Cited from The Crescent Moon, by Rabindranath Tagore (Tr.)
  • So he motioned the second brother slyly that he was to take the middle road. Cited from The Laughing Prince, Jugoslav Folk and Fairy Tales, by Parker Fillmore
  • Her eyes wandered round slyly to the path by which he had left her. Cited from Armadale, by Wilkie Collins
  • He looked slyly up at the mistress as he did so. Cited from Bog-Myrtle and Peat, by S.R. Crockett
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