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Usage examples for gallantly

  1. She then kissed me on both cheeks, and the Emperor gallantly kissed my hand. – In the Courts of Memory 1858-1875. by L. de Hegermann-Lindencrone
  2. He saw how great the danger must have been, and how gallantly his boys must have borne themselves. – On the Pampas by G. A. Henty
  3. Not so beautiful as you," rejoined M. Desvanneaux, gallantly. – Zibeline, Complete by Phillipe de Massa Last Updated: March 2, 2009
  4. " I'll read every page of it and buy a hundred copies," her brother promised gallantly; but, as he knew that there was nothing Frances hated more than writing, he felt pretty safe. – Barbara in Brittany by E. A. Gillie
  5. March said to his wife as soon as they parted from the rest, the general gallantly promising that his daughter and he would see Mrs. Adding safe to her hotel, and were making their way slowly home alone. – Their Silver Wedding Journey by William Dean Howells
  6. These were met so gallantly by Morgan and his riflemen that they were compelled to return. – The Niagara River by Archer Butler Hulbert
  7. But the old tradition still holds its own gallantly in Church and state. – Castilian Days by John Hay
  8. 33. The soldiers fought gallant gallantly. – Practical Grammar and Composition by Thomas Wood
  9. Miss Dawkins talked more than any one else, being determined to show that she bore her defeat gallantly. – An Unprotected Female at the Pyramids by Anthony Trollope
  10. As he went back to London he acknowledged to himself that he had failed hitherto,- he had failed in making that impression at Percycross which would have been becoming to him as the future member of Parliament for the borough; but he gallantly resolved that he would do better in the future. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  11. " If it were your pond, Miss Cynthia," he responded gallantly, " I should be content to be a little frog." – Coniston, Book I. by Winston Churchill
  12. I instantly gave the order to watch the bank and to fire at anything that showed itself above it; and Mr. Walker now had got hold of his gun and very gallantly ran up the bank and occupied it: in the meantime the native who had thrown the spear caught up a bag in each hand and ran off. – Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 1 (of 2) by George Grey
  13. As the man moved slowly through the streets, his dogs still gallantly full of life after their hard journey, he did not stare about him after the manner of countrymen. – The Right of Way, Volume 5. by Gilbert Parker
  14. " The day grows brighter every hour, Mrs Burnett," he said gallantly. – The Master of the Ceremonies by George Manville Fenn
  15. In their trenches the Belgians resisted gallantly to the last. – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell
  16. The diversion was successful, and Sainte Aldegonde gallantly drove the Spaniards quite off the field. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  17. He faced it gallantly, but had to be carried through by Franklin. – Benjamin Franklin by John Torrey Morse, Jr.
  18. There was a general laugh, and then Evelyn broke in, gallantly. – Lucile Triumphant by Elizabeth M. Duffield
  19. This will seem very funny, said poor Susanna, gallantly to herself, as she took her seat in the train and tried to ignore a really sharp headache, when once I see them! – Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories by Kathleen Norris
  20. " It is nothing," responded Mr. Lavender gallantly. – The Burning Spear by John Galsworthy
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