Definitions of broadly

  1. In a broad manner.

Usage examples for broadly

  1. " Well, my little man," he said, smiling broadly at Leicester, " did you go to school to- day?" – The Dorrance Domain by Carolyn Wells
  2. Jason smiled very broadly. – The Blue Germ by Martin Swayne
  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. The Irish woman smiled broadly. – Molly Brown's Senior Days by Nell Speed
  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. 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
  7. Dempsey smiled broadly and seemed embarrassed. – Harvest by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  8. But more immediately we will consider what I have broadly defined as the Puritan attitude. – An Outline of Sexual Morality by Kenneth Ingram
  9. 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
  10. On this hill the house stood broadly facing the east. – The Measure of a Man by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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)
  14. 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
  15. Mr. Cuthbert smiled broadly, and Honora smiled too. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  16. 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
  17. Mayenne was smiling broadly, Monsieur frowning. – Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle
  18. 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.
  19. Captain Derrick smiled broadly. – The Life Everlasting: A Reality of Romance by Marie Corelli