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synonyms for charily

  • cautiously
  • delicately
  • discreetly
  • hesitantly
  • reluctantly
  • safely
  • timidly
  • warily
  • circumspectly
  • daintily
  • fastidiously
  • guardedly
  • squeamishly
  • suspiciously

antonyms for charily

MOST RELEVANT
  • carelessly
  • rashly
  • roughly
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How to use charily in a sentence

O beauties, look to your busk-points; if not chastely, yet charily: be sure the door be bolted.
THE WORKS OF JOHN MARSTONJOHN MARSTON
It is not a difficult task to praise a heroine, and one that should be indulged in but charily.
CONISTON, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
She had heard her speak casually, but charily, of having lived in Fordham.
RUTHELIZABETH CLEGHORN GASKELL
Now they stretched themselves out on their elbows and began to puff, charily, and with slender confidence.
THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
He went and knocked, and, behold, the door was promptly but charily opened.
THE FLAMING SWORD IN SERBIA AND ELSEWHEREMABEL ANNIE BOULTON STOBART
Bibbs learned he must walk charily among these—he must wear a thousand eyes and beware of spiders indeed!
THE TURMOILBOOTH TARKINGTON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CHARILY

  • cautiously
  • charily
  • circumspectly
  • daintily
  • delicately
  • discreetly
  • fastidiously
  • guardedly
  • hesitantly
  • reluctantly
  • safely
  • squeamishly
  • suspiciously
  • timidly
  • warily
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.