Usage examples for politely

  1. He bowed politely to the young lady, but spoke roughly to the colonel and the rest of us. – The Three Lieutenants by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. " Wish't you played 'five hundred, ' Mr. Fo'ster," she added politely. – Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories by Kathleen Norris
  3. The Captain was laughing heartily but politely. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  4. " I can only hope, then, that it is entirely of a satisfactory nature," said the priest, politely smiling. – The Damnation of Theron Ware by Harold Frederic
  5. " I wish you well, Monsieur," returned the Chevalier politely. – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  6. " Indeed," said the young man politely. – The Man Who Knew by Edgar Wallace
  7. But Mr. Frog smiled and bowed politely to Mrs. Wren. – The Tale of Ferdinand Frog by Arthur Scott Bailey
  8. " I think it's very nice of you to speak," she replied, politely. – The Guests Of Hercules by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  9. " It is very good of you," I answered politely-" Yes- say what you think." – Man and Maid by Elinor Glyn
  10. Robert answered politely that he was glad to hear it, and wished them a good journey. – Benita, An African Romance by H. Rider Haggard
  11. " If you can't, never mind," he added, politely, when he had finished telling her the sad story of his doomed princess. – The Old-Fashioned Fairy Book by Constance Cary Harrison
  12. " You have to have them, of course"- politely. – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  13. " Best let in no one else, madam," he says, very politely, to Madame de Bernstein. – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  14. The first three times that she steps on your left foot, you should politely murmur, " My fault." – Perfect Behavior A Guide for Ladies and Gentlemen in all Social Crises by Donald Ogden Stewart
  15. Jerry tipped his hat politely to Penny and Louise as the cab drove away. – The Secret Pact by Mildred A. Wirt
  16. He remembered no scene, except that he had asked her not to interrupt him while he was reading his letters, had asked her quite politely, and she had left the breakfast- table. – The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories by Arnold Bennett
  17. " It must be," Malone said politely. – Out Like a Light by Gordon Randall Garrett
  18. " Oh, thank you," said Harry, politely. – A Voyage with Captain Dynamite by Charles Edward Rich
  19. " No, we don't want yours," said Van, not very politely. – Five Little Peppers at School by Margaret Sidney