Usage examples for simply

  1. " For Lorraine's sake," she said very simply, and then left him. – Winding Paths by Gertrude Page
  2. " I simply couldn't wait any longer. – Out of the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet
  3. Besides, it simply must be kept from getting out. – The Honour of the Clintons by Archibald Marshall
  4. I believe he is simply playing a game. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking
  5. " Yes," said Frances, simply. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  6. It simply could not be, you would say. – Sweethearts at Home by S. R. Crockett
  7. Simply that he knows nothing about it. – The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope
  8. " I have seen him," said the captain simply. – The Go Ahead Boys on Smugglers' Island by Ross Kay
  9. All of that, yet simply that. – Quiet Talks about Jesus by S. D. Gordon
  10. He simply included Sally in his orders on the phone. – Space Platform by Murray Leinster
  11. Perhaps nothing more simply brings home the fact that they are no longer with us. – The Romance of Zion Chapel [3d ed.] by Richard Le Gallienne
  12. " I would," she said, simply-" that is, I'd go to my room if I thought you'd be kind to Dorothea when she came." – The Inner Shrine by Basil King
  13. " Well, we've been seen," observed Hiram, " I'm sorry for it," replied Dave simply. – Dave Dashaway and his Hydroplane by Roy Rockwood
  14. We simply can't leave them.... – The Dark Forest by Hugh Walpole
  15. Hugh dear, I simply can't leave him. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  16. " Mrs Hallett," I said simply, " this is Miss Carr." – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  17. " I'm simply longin' for the country," she declared. – Poor Relations by Compton Mackenzie
  18. It simply wouldn't pay. – Gossamer 1915 by George A. Birmingham
  19. Then I simply can't take from him! – The Price She Paid by David Graham Phillips
  20. " We will go," she said simply. – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill