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synonyms for familiarly

  • informally
  • personally
  • well
  • confidentially
  • lovingly
  • privately
  • secretly
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  • openly
  • publicly
  • reservedly
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How to use familiarly in a sentence

With costers and bargemen one can always get on familiarly: it is the pretentious, vulgar men and females who are horrible.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
It happened to be a preparation of that nauseous drug familiarly known as "Dover's powder."
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
The two young men greeted their aged relative with respect, and nodded familiarly to Dr. Wolff.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME III (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Here he shook hands with Mr. Figgins, and nodded as familiarly to the bashaw as though he had been a particular friend of his.
JACK HARKAWAY'S BOY TINKER AMONG THE TURKSBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
So saying, the French correspondent familiarly saluted the Englishman, who bowed stiffly.
MICHAEL STROGOFFJULES VERNE
We talk familiarly now about aeroplanes and the different kinds of aeroplanes, such as the monoplane, biplane, etc.
STORIES THAT WORDS TELL USELIZABETH O'NEILL
This was a critical situation; but "Kil" (as the general is familiarly styled among us) seemed to comprehend it in a moment.
THREE YEARS IN THE FEDERAL CAVALRYWILLARD GLAZIER
Once more Mitchy watched him revolve a little, but now, familiarly yet with a sharp emphasis, he himself resumed their colloquy.
THE AWKWARD AGEHENRY JAMES
Nassau Hall was the principal structure of the college, and the institution was often familiarly referred to by that name.
JOURNAL AND LETTERS OF PHILIP VICKERS FITHIAN: A PLANTATION TUTOR OF THE OLD DOMINION, 1773-1774.PHILIP VICKERS FITHIAN
They came up to him familiarly, and he then discovered that each wore a collar shining like gold.
WITCH, WARLOCK, AND MAGICIANWILLIAM HENRY DAVENPORT ADAMS
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WORDS RELATED TO FAMILIARLY

  • confidentially
  • familiarly
  • informally
  • lovingly
  • personally
  • privately
  • secretly
  • well
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