Usage examples for indulgently

  1. " Mrs. Ferguson- that was the name of the principal- had given the girls a holiday to take them to a neighboring town; there was to be a concert, I remember, and some other treats; and the scholars were, as you would say, 'perfectly wild to go, '" and she smiled indulgently at her rapt audience. – Five Little Peppers at School by Margaret Sidney
  2. She smiled with a gentle radiance, and asked indulgently And how was I different?" – The White Peacock by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
  3. " I've almost forgotten that old stunt," he smiled indulgently – The Brightener by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  4. Take your time, he told her, indulgently – As It Was in the Beginning by Philip Verrill Mighels
  5. I smiled indulgently charmed by this innocently offered contribution to science. – Police!!! by Robert W. Chambers
  6. She smiled upon him indulgently but shook her head. – The Dew of Their Youth by S. R. Crockett
  7. Well, well, replied the old gentleman indulgently here you are, which is the main point. – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  8. A first speech, you are aware, is always listened to indulgently not so a second, especially if a man rises soon after his first effort. – The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II) by Charles James Lever
  9. Never mind, said Juan Garretos indulgently ze shape of your 'ead inspire me wiz confidence: for ten francs ze hour I accept you. – General Bramble by André Maurois
  10. He had admired and trusted his step- father, who had always treated him indulgently and he now retained some liking for him, though he was beginning to know him better. – Johnstone of the Border by Harold Bindloss
  11. The Twinkler girls were like two little bits of snapped- off sunlight, or bits of white blossom blowing in and out of the hotel in their shining youth and it was impossible not to regard them indulgently – Christopher and Columbus by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim
  12. The little group sitting on the grass under the lilac bushes smiled indulgently – The Luckiest Girl in the School by Angela Brazil
  13. " Steve give me that when we was first engaged," she explained, and Alice smiled indulgently – The Wide Awake Girls in Winsted by Katharine Ellis Barrett
  14. " Very well put," Sir Giles answered indulgently – Blind Love by Wilkie Collins
  15. " Well, if you had your cart handy it would be worth while," said Grandma Padgett indulgently – Old Caravan Days by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  16. Dr. Zacharie smiled indulgently and shrugged his shoulders. – John Marsh's Millions by Charles Klein Arthur Hornblow
  17. " Of course," he answers, indulgently – Floyd Grandon's Honor by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  18. Aunt Julia smiled indulgently at her children, and asked Althea if she did not think that they were looking very well. – Franklin Kane by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  19. He laughed indulgently and patted her hand as he said: " Ah, you are a little American!" – With Hoops of Steel by Florence Finch Kelly
  20. The young man smiled indulgently – The End of the Rainbow by Marian Keith