tranquilly

All Adverb
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  • He went his own tranquilly strong way, content to buy his own experience. Cited from With Edged Tools, by Henry Seton Merriman
  • I looked at the people I passed who were going about their business so tranquilly. Cited from Helmet of Navarre, by Bertha Runkle
  • But morning brought no appearance of the enemy, and the whole day passed tranquilly. Cited from The Seven Great Monarchies, Vol 5. (of 7): Persia, by George Rawlinson
  • "I have never lived so tranquilly as since the world thought me dead." Cited from The Forty-Five Guardsmen, by Alexandre Dumas
  • On this sea, one could live as tranquilly as in times of peace. Cited from Mare Nostrum (Our Sea), by Vicente Blasco Ibanez
  • I have thought it all over while you were sleeping so tranquilly in my sight. Cited from At Last, by Marion Harland
  • The night passed tranquilly by, and the next morning we proceeded as before. Cited from With Axe and Rifle, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • That people could sit tranquilly reading books or playing games filled him with a kind of wonder. Cited from The Wild Olive, by Basil King
  • They also do their work easily, tranquilly, and without feeling it. Cited from Events Culminating in The Great Conflict, Marshall
  • By degrees he became so, and tranquilly walked back with me to the hotel. Cited from The Uncommercial Traveller by Charles Dickens
  • I desired only that some day you and I should consider it alone and tranquilly. Cited from Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker, by S. Weir Mitchell
  • Suddenly the man whom they had thought dead raised his head and gazed tranquilly into their faces. Cited from The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Vol. II, by Ambrose Bierce
  • The old lady continued reading tranquilly, and laid the letter down. Cited from The Necromancers, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • We might therefore rest tranquilly secure, certain that we should not be disturbed. Cited from How I Found Livingstone, by Sir Henry M. Stanley
  • The others were to continue their course tranquilly, without paying any attention to the attack. Cited from Mare Nostrum (Our Sea), by Vicente Blasco Ibanez
  • I lay at ease tranquilly turning the problem over in my mind. Cited from The Ghost Ship, by Richard Middleton
  • He lived there tranquilly until an unforeseen incident brought him once more before the world.
  • After a moment he resumed, looking tranquilly out over the plain with his pale grey eyes. Cited from The Innocence of Father Brown by G.K.Chesterton #2
  • Looking tranquilly ahead, I am sure that they will win freedom.
  • Nature waited tranquilly for the hour to be struck when man should arrive. Cited from An English Grammar, by W. M. Baskervill and J. W. Sewell
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Meaning of tranquilly

  • adverb Without emotional agitation
    tranquilly she went on with her work