Usage examples for gravely

  1. " My dear sir," replied Lennard, gravely, " this is a matter which not only England, but every other country in the world, will have to trouble about before very long." – The World Peril of 1910 by George Griffith
  2. Geake nodded gravely, with set face. – The Delectable Duchy by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  3. " No doubt they did," replied her father, gravely enough. – Gerda in Sweden by Etta Blaisdell McDonald
  4. He asked gravely, 'Why not? – The Gold of Chickaree by Susan Warner
  5. " You have grown up, my little friend," he said gravely. – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  6. Of course, replied Webster gravely; of course. – The Golden Rock by Ernest Glanville
  7. " Miss Muffett, I hope," said Harry gravely. – This Freedom by A. S. M. Hutchinson
  8. She kissed them each in turn, quietly and gravely, and was gone. – Peggy by Laura E. Richards
  9. Often as the idea of marriage had come into his mind, this was the first time it had been gravely suggested to him by another. – Sylvia's Lovers -- Complete by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
  10. He spoke to himself rather than to La Mothe, but after a little spell of silence he looked up, gravely in earnest. – The Justice of the King by Hamilton Drummond
  11. Mr. Herries looked at his friend, and then said gravely to Mr. Hardy, " Do you wait here, Mr. Hardy; we will go on." – On the Pampas by G. A. Henty
  12. There's Roger, he said gravely. – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  13. " I have not spoken all," said the rabbi, gravely. – Jewish Fairy Tales and Legends by Gertrude Landa
  14. " Very well, sir," he said gravely. – My Lady of the North by Randall Parrish
  15. " I know," she said gravely. – The Sowers by Henry Seton Merriman
  16. Donna looked at him gravely. – The Long Chance by Peter B. Kyne
  17. Thank you, said the Doctor gravely; my home is not large enough to hold that sort of man. – Lola by Owen Davis
  18. " I know how it must look to you, sir," he said gravely. – Mary Wollaston by Henry Kitchell Webster
  19. " It would mean the end of Wallaby," Hank said gravely. – Undo-a-Novel-By-Joe-Hutsko by Hutsko, Joe
  20. " I'll be like this as much as ever you'll let me," he said gravely. – The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome