Usage examples for earnestly

  1. " We ought to go at once," she said earnestly. – A Little Maid of Old Maine by Alice Turner Curtis
  2. Tim thought long and earnestly. – Left Guard Gilbert by Ralph Henry Barbour
  3. I should very much like to be your friend, I said, very earnestly. – By Wit of Woman by Arthur W. Marchmont
  4. Mr. Manley came to him, looked at it earnestly, and said: That's it all right. – The Loudwater Mystery by Edgar Jepson
  5. Daisy begged her earnestly. – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell
  6. I have very earnestly sought to know the truth in the matter here treated. – Native Races and the War by Josephine Elizabeth Butler
  7. I was just telling Mr. Lester that I didn't mind that, said Swain earnestly, that I could stand anything, if I was only sure that Miss Vaughan was safe. – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson
  8. The two friends talked long and earnestly together, forgetful of the flight of time. – The Prime Minister by W.H.G. Kingston
  9. " Now, listen to me," Mr. Sabin continued earnestly. – Mysterious Mr. Sabin by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  10. " Indeed, indeed, madam-" exclaimed Ella earnestly. – By Birth a Lady by George Manville Fenn
  11. He spoke so earnestly, I was touched. – Alias The Lone Wolf by Louis Joseph Vance
  12. " I don't want you to do it, Nap," she said earnestly. – The Knave of Diamonds by Ethel May Dell
  13. Charles and Marston were talking together earnestly in the passage. – The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley
  14. " That's right, folks, you wouldn't have a chance," Holk Or told them earnestly. – The World with a Thousand Moons by Edmond Hamilton
  15. Believe, believe me, earnestly, you can do nothing. – Ovington's Bank by Stanley J. Weyman
  16. But perhaps you will not be able to come to Glenfield again for years, added Captain Passford, looking earnestly into her face. – Taken by the Enemy by Oliver Optic
  17. Of course, Aunt Hitty, they have told you all about Robert, she said, earnestly, but all they know about his reasons is what he told them himself, you know. – Barbara Ladd by Charles G. D. Roberts
  18. " Marks, Marks, for Heaven's sake be calm," said Robert, earnestly. – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  19. I do not; and I earnestly beg of you not to mention it. – The Time of Roses by L. T. Meade
  20. If it be so, let me earnestly request you to see me once more, and immediately. – Mary Wollstonecraft by Elizabeth Robins Pennell