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blithely

See definition of blithely on Dictionary.com
  • as incheerfully
  • as ingaily
  • as ingladly
  • as inhappily

synonyms for blithely

  • brightly
  • gaily
  • genially
  • gladly
  • gleefully
  • happily
  • joyfully
  • merrily
  • optimistically
  • playfully
  • pleasantly
  • readily
  • willingly
  • airily
  • buoyantly
  • elatedly
  • hopefully
  • jovially
  • lightheartedly
  • mirthfully
  • sportively
  • vivaciously

antonyms for blithely

MOST RELEVANT
  • sadly
  • unhappily
  • gloomily
  • grudgingly
  • unwillingly
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How to use blithely in a sentence

My first resort is claiming I’m the victim of witch-huntery —And blithely wave away substantive facts with sheer effrontery.
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The members of the choir are of a brisk, warbling turn of mind, and can push through their work blithely.
OUR CHURCHES AND CHAPELSATTICUS
I was vexed, but my ill-humor seemed to add to her high spirits, and she talked away quite blithely.
A LITTLE UNION SCOUTJOEL CHANDLER HARRIS
When the dusk was come my uncle would turn blithely from this melancholy contemplation and call for a lamp and his bottle.
THE CRUISE OF THE SHINING LIGHTNORMAN DUNCAN
The rover blithely promised to pay him back in two monthly payments.
JANE JOURNEYS ONRUTH COMFORT MITCHELL
Miss Lawrence began to give out the words, and the children spelled away blithely.
MARJORIE'S BUSY DAYSCAROLYN WELLS
We rushed in blithely the other day to talk to a woman's club up New York State on how to bring up children.
SEEING THINGS AT NIGHTHEYWOOD BROUN
Blithely opening the door of the office, Mike the Angel stepped inside with a smile on his lips.
UNWISE CHILDGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
At the same time they blithely ignored the duties of charity and hated each other to death.
COMMENTARY ON THE EPISTLE TO THE GALATIANSMARTIN LUTHER
Tekana, the son of Msiza, rose blithely in the blithe early morning before the sun had peeped over the rim of the world.
FORGING THE BLADESBERTRAM MITFORD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BLITHELY

  • airily
  • blithely
  • brightly
  • buoyantly
  • elatedly
  • gaily
  • genially
  • gladly
  • gleefully
  • happily
  • hopefully
  • jovially
  • joyfully
  • lightheartedly
  • merrily
  • mirthfully
  • optimistically
  • playfully
  • pleasantly
  • readily
  • sportively
  • vivaciously
  • willingly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.