unwontedly

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  • Children with unwontedly clean faces came out to galleries and stairs to study their catechisms. Cited from Greyfriars Bobby, Eleanor Atkinson
  • It seemed unwontedly yellow in contrast to a daylight that, save by this contrast, was not yet visible. Cited from The Rules of the Game, by Stewart Edward White
  • The very names on the sign-boards over the sleepy shops have an unwontedly familiar look. Cited from The Beginnings of New England, by John Fiske
  • But that unwontedly humble thought did not alter it a hair's breadth that she must be his. Cited from O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921, by Various
  • He was unwontedly stirred both by the Big House and by the Little Lady who was its mistress. Cited from Little Lady of the Big House, by Jack London
  • The Sergeant hesitated unwontedly, turning his hat about and about in his hand, finally he put it on, out of the way. Cited from The Money Moon, by Jeffery Farnol
  • I held out my hand, unwontedly white, and he took it flabbily, instead of briskly and warmly as he usually did. Cited from Sunny Slopes, by Ethel Hueston
  • On this particular night the little gathering was unwontedly animated. Cited from First Love (Little Blue Book #1195), by Various
  • I went there, and stood before the fire surveying the room, which looked unwontedly tidy, the table being almost free from books and papers. Cited from Father Payne, by Arthur Christopher Benson
  • It was the week before Christmas, and the season unwontedly mild. Cited from Lewis Rand, by Mary Johnston
  • With a heart unwontedly heavy Beulah prepared to call upon Pauline, later in the afternoon of the same day. Cited from Beulah, by Augusta J. Evans
  • By nine o'clock Main Street was unwontedly crowded. Cited from The High School Boys' Fishing Trip, by H. Irving Hancock
  • She became unwontedly quiet -- so much so that Eliot's solicitude was awakened. Cited from The Vision of Desire, by Margaret Pedler
  • The weather had been unwontedly clement, melting the earlier snows, letting the brown earth forth again for one look about her. Cited from Foes, by Mary Johnston
  • He had an unwontedly exhilarated feeling which later had its reaction in a consciousness of guilt. Cited from Mary Gray, by Katharine Tynan
  • It was unwontedly popular; and Tupper's name was on every tongue. Cited from English Literature, by Henry Coppee
  • Both seemed unwontedly ill at ease and nervous. Cited from Snake and Sword, by Percival Christopher Wren
  • Larpent's voice was unwontedly gentle, and there was compassion in his look. Cited from Charles Rex, by Ethel M. Dell
  • Then in silence Lenore dressed his wound, and if her heart did beat unwontedly, her fingers were steady and deft. Cited from The Desert of Wheat, by Zane Grey
  • Yet Thorkel's manner was unwontedly genial when at last he broached his errand. Cited from The Ward of King Canute by Ottilie A. Liljencrantz
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How unwontedly gets used

Meaning of unwontedly

  • adverb In an unusual manner