whimsically

All Adverb
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  • Then he looked whimsically across the table at his brother-in-law. Cited from The Witness For The Defense, by A.E.W. Mason
  • He would put his arm across her shoulders and look down at her whimsically. Cited from Where the Sun Swings North, by Barrett Willoughby
  • They were drawing up before the house, and she looked at her mother whimsically. Cited from A Poor Wise Man, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • He opened his eyes and looked about him whimsically. Cited from The Literary World Seventh Reader, by Various
  • "If it is, how can you believe what I tell you?" he asked, whimsically. Cited from Vicky Van, by Carolyn Wells
  • But though he appeared to take the adventure whimsically his mind was busy with its meaning. Cited from Mavericks, by William MacLeod Raine
  • She looked rather whimsically round the walls of the room. Cited from Night and Day, by Virginia Woolf
  • He did not answer for a moment - and then he smiled whimsically. Cited from The White Moll, by Frank L. Packard
  • He thought whimsically that it was lucky no one else had heard that question. Cited from Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party, by C. E. Jacobs and Edyth Ellerbeck Read
  • As we turn the pages, we come to one name which immediately if whimsically suggests poetry. Cited from The Wits and Beaux of Society, by Grace Wharton and Philip Wharton
  • He shook his head whimsically in the direction she had taken. Cited from The Native Born, by I. A. R. Wylie
  • His ready smile played whimsically about his lips, and the girl felt herself curiously drawn to him. Cited from The Iron Trail, by Rex Beach
  • He was smiling down at her whimsically, and she saw they had not taken him without a struggle. Cited from Mavericks, by William MacLeod Raine
  • Robert Morton smiled into the half-closed blue eyes that met his so whimsically. Cited from Flood Tide, by Sara Ware Bassett
  • The whole parallel which he runs between past and present is false -- whimsically false. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 333, July 1843, Vol. 54
  • "Don't you think it would kill him or cure him?" she asked whimsically. Cited from The Money Master, by G. Parker, Epoch 2
  • But his blue eyes only smiled whimsically back at her. Cited from Winding Paths, by Gertrude Page
  • When one spoonful had gone down his neck, he smiled up at her whimsically. Cited from K, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • "Don't tell of me!" he said, looking at me whimsically. Cited from Father Payne, by Arthur Christopher Benson
  • He had been over the Hall in the course of the morning and whimsically described the family pictures as we walked. Cited from Bleak House, by Charles Dickens
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