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Usage examples for gayly

  1. " We will fly before the hour of your arrest," said Trenck, gayly. – Berlin and Sans-Souci by Louise Muhlbach
  2. Her father was waiting for her in the train- shed, and she hugged him affectionately and went off on the little man's arm, quite gayly, waving a last farewell to Eleanor Kemp as the latter stepped into her waiting carriage. – One Woman's Life by Robert Herrick
  3. Madam Fulton nodded quite gayly. – Rose MacLeod by Alice Brown
  4. As Rollo looked out at the window, a continued succession of the most bright and beautiful pictures passed rapidly before his eyes, like those of a gayly painted panorama, and they all called forth from him continually repeated exclamations of delight. – Rollo in Holland by Jacob Abbott
  5. Hope and Gabriel turned at the same moment, and beheld Abel Newt entering the room gayly, with a sketch in his hand. – Trumps by George William Curtis
  6. In this dilemma he gayly advertises for a rich widow, " with immediate possessions," and his whereabouts thus come to the knowledge of Amy Lovebird, now widowed, who deserted him originally only to marry a rich man who could save her father from ruin. – True and Other Stories by George Parsons Lathrop
  7. " Be careful of the rug," cried Nellie, gayly, not for an instant believing that he would carry out the threat. – What's-His-Name by George Barr McCutcheon
  8. " Just think," gayly, " father and mother are sailing away just the way we are." – Jewel A Chapter In Her Life by Clara Louise Burnham
  9. " But experienced in spite of youth," Tabitha gayly retorted. – Tabitha's Vacation by Ruth Alberta Brown
  10. He turned gayly to Winterfield. – The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins
  11. Songs of love and songs of longing, That the feast may be more joyous, That the time may pass more gayly, And our guests be more contented!" – The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  12. " It is arranged," gayly replied Madame Steno. – Cosmopolis, Complete by Paul Bourget Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  13. " Here goes, then, for perfection," cried Cutbill, gayly. – The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly by Charles James Lever
  14. " Because I was a girl myself once, and as foolish as any of the rest of you; and I have not forgotten how it feels to be a girl," said her cousin, gayly. – A Little Country Girl by Susan Coolidge
  15. " I've only been home a week," she said gayly. – The Sisters-In-Law by Gertrude Atherton
  16. " All right," nodded Ralph gayly. – Ralph of the Roundhouse by Allen Chapman
  17. " I'm going instead of you," cried the child gayly, " to pay you for staying away all day." – Jewel A Chapter In Her Life by Clara Louise Burnham
  18. And the Pine Tree was stuck upright in a cask filled with sand: but no one could see that it was a cask, for green cloth was hung all around it, and it stood on a gayly colored carpet. – Good Stories For Great Holidays Arranged for Story-Telling and Reading Aloud and for the Children's Own Reading by Frances Jenkins Olcott
  19. I don't care," he said, gayly, " so long as I have you. – Youth Challenges by Clarence B Kelland
  20. I'll give him something to eat, she promised gayly. – The Road to Understanding by Eleanor H. Porter
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