Usage examples for fairly

  1. He fairly let himself go and told me what he thought of me. – The Great Hunger by Johan Bojer
  2. He will soon get to speak the language fairly. – At Agincourt by G. A. Henty
  3. Thus in my case, obliged as I am to dress fairly well on account of my husband's position, I have more trouble than you can imagine in making both ends meet. – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola
  4. The patient who followed, and who happened to be a clergyman, looked fairly sick when he was let in at last. – The Dweller on the Threshold by Robert Smythe Hichens
  5. It might fairly be called a dangerous thing to do if it were not much more dangerous not to. – The Lost Art of Reading by Gerald Stanley Lee
  6. For the first time Zelie regarded him fairly. – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  7. You know we're going to get the Nipe fairly quickly. – Anything You Can Do ... by Gordon Randall Garrett
  8. But you have not treated Lovelace fairly. – The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh
  9. They seemed to strike it right fairly often." – The Spoilers of the Valley by Robert Watson
  10. Fairly well, I reckon. – Left Tackle Thayer by Ralph Henry Barbour
  11. Nigel had been fairly unhappy of late. – Bird of Paradise by Ada Leverson
  12. The rest of the letters in the box made a fairly comfortable bed, and Billy fell asleep. – Oswald Bastable and Others by Edith Nesbit
  13. The prospect before him looked fairly enough. – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  14. No, sir, I am not, if I am fairly paid for my work. – Do and Dare A Brave Boy's Fight for Fortune by Horatio Alger, Jr.
  15. Even so, the girls were hard pressed to keep fairly close. – Hoofbeats on the Turnpike by Mildred A. Wirt
  16. By this time the answer is fairly obvious. – A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718 by Wallace Notestein
  17. She had determined to " do just so" when she was fairly settled at home. – The Golden House by Mrs. Woods Baker
  18. I wanted money- few wanted it more- but I felt that I could not listen to her story till I had fairly settled this point. – The Millionaire Baby by Anna Katharine Green
  19. I fairly drove him away. – The End of the Rainbow by Marian Keith
  20. But I'm fairly well known. – The Secret Pact by Mildred A. Wirt