Usage examples for gracefully

  1. He shrugged his shoulders quite gracefully. – Amusement Only by Richard Marsh
  2. All at once the girl gracefully threw herself into the air. – The-Circus-Boys-Across-the-Continent-or-Winning-New-Laurels-on-the-Tanbark by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
  3. A dozen feet behind him, a figure strolled gracefully into view on the screen and came forward. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  4. The gracefully drooping branches of the outer part of the top. – Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Nature Study by Ontario Ministry of Education
  5. She sang with no apparent effort, naturally and gracefully, as all true singers do. – Famous Singers of To-day and Yesterday by Henry C. Lahee
  6. Sybil noticed, in an absent- minded sort of a way, how very gracefully her grim partner danced. – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  7. With that she went on tiptoe gracefully and blew a kiss to her sister's lips. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. De Chauxville leaned gracefully against the window. – The Sowers by Henry Seton Merriman
  9. She played a little comedy of meaning to go back with her father so gracefully that Mrs. March herself could scarcely have told just where the girl's real purpose of going with Burnamy began to be evident, or just how she managed to make General Triscoe beg to have the pleasure of seeing Mrs. March back to her hotel. – Their Silver Wedding Journey by William Dean Howells
  10. She had made up her mind she must confess to the " Commoner" the things she had done against her; she was sincerely sorry for them now, but she couldn't make that confession gracefully. – Dorothy at Oak Knowe by Evelyn Raymond
  11. " I thank you both," said the gentle girl, and bowing gracefully, she went towards the house. – Dawn by Mrs. Harriet A. Adams
  12. I feel sure they would be gracefully accepted. – Reviews by Oscar Wilde
  13. Ormuz Khan raised his slender hand gracefully. – Fire-Tongue by Sax Rohmer
  14. I like to think that you are not quite like all the young men of your set, who do nothing- and cannot even do that gracefully. – Don Orsino by F. Marion Crawford
  15. He didn't offer her a seat or give her a chance to take herself off gracefully. – Green Valley by Katharine Reynolds
  16. But one in a hundred can fill that character gracefully, and Bella is not that one. – Rossmoyne by Unknown
  17. Throwing his hands out before him the little performer dove gracefully out into the air. – The-Circus-Boys-on-the-Flying-Rings-or-Making-the-Start-in-the-Sawdust-Life by Darlington, Edgar B. P.