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She stretched out her hands to take his hand in both hers: Dont talk so, she said brokenly.

"And of course appearances go against me—they always do against a woman," she cried rather brokenly.

Then he slept, brokenly, waking at intervals to mutter "Damn it——" and to think of her again where she lay, far up Glyn Iago.

The child Judith––whose grief was my same agony––sobbed heart-brokenly.

"I—I think the story calls for it," she answered, a little brokenly.


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On this page you'll find 34 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to brokenly, such as: aimlessly, ambiguously, chaotically, confusedly, disconnectedly, and discontinuously.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.