Definitions of broadly

  1. In a broad manner.

Usage examples for broadly

  1. Mayenne was smiling broadly, Monsieur frowning. – Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle
  2. Mr. Cuthbert smiled broadly, and Honora smiled too. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  3. Which means, broadly, that it is difficult to paint a picture, but a great deal more difficult to sell it. – The Man Upstairs and Other Stories by P. G. Wodehouse
  4. Thus- " We have not the courage to say broadly that we ourselves have no defects, and that our enemies have no good qualities; but as a matter of fact that is not far from being what we think." – Three French Moralists and The Gallantry of France by Edmund Gosse
  5. Yet the truth is clear enough to all broadly truthful and simple natures, which are not bewildered by conventional views of right and wrong. – The Empire of Love by W. J. Dawson
  6. The band struck up; the performers, grinning broadly, took up their work where they had left off upon the entrance of Teddy Tucker with the giant egg. – The-Circus-Boys-on-the-Mississippi-or-Afloat-with-the-Big-Show-on-the-Big-River by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
  7. I would state it more broadly as the agency of the cell in all living processes. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  8. The former, painted originally for the Cathedral, is a life- sized, very broadly painted figure, somewhat coarse in execution, but exceedingly powerful. – Luca Signorelli by Maud Cruttwell
  9. But more immediately we will consider what I have broadly defined as the Puritan attitude. – An Outline of Sexual Morality by Kenneth Ingram
  10. Jason smiled very broadly. – The Blue Germ by Martin Swayne
  11. Dorothy had remarked that girls, alone, would probably be lost in the great, dark picnic place, for the pine trees grew so close there, the grounds were often called " Twilight Grove"; but Alice only smiled broadly and replied: " You just wait- the woods may be enchanted." – Dorothy Dale by Margaret Penrose
  12. On this hill the house stood broadly facing the east. – The Measure of a Man by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  13. " Well, my little man," he said, smiling broadly at Leicester, " did you go to school to- day?" – The Dorrance Domain by Carolyn Wells
  14. He winked broadly as Minna, expressionless and silent, followed him in exactly as a shadow would have followed him and sat primly down in a straight- backed chair by the wall. – Deadly City by Paul W. Fairman
  15. Dempsey smiled broadly and seemed embarrassed. – Harvest by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  16. Still, to speak broadly, it is true that Home Rule will improve a security already good, and that Home Rule, with financial independence, will make it absolutely impregnable. – The Framework of Home Rule by Erskine Childers
  17. Captain Derrick smiled broadly. – The Life Everlasting: A Reality of Romance by Marie Corelli
  18. Delighting to tease her, he hinted broadly concerning it, but failed to draw Marjorie into questioning him. – Marjorie Dean, High School Junior by Pauline Lester
  19. The Irish woman smiled broadly. – Molly Brown's Senior Days by Nell Speed