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synonyms for flippantly

  • casually
  • delicately
  • easily
  • faintly
  • freely
  • gingerly
  • mildly
  • moderately
  • quietly
  • simply
  • slightly
  • softly
  • sparsely
  • subtly
  • tenderly
  • thinly
  • agilely
  • airily
  • breezily
  • carelessly
  • daintily
  • ethereally
  • frivolously
  • heedlessly
  • indifferently
  • leniently
  • nimbly
  • peacefully
  • readily
  • slightingly
  • smoothly
  • sparingly
  • tenuously
  • thoughtlessly
  • timidly
  • unsubstantially
  • well
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antonyms for flippantly

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  • difficultly
  • roughly
  • heavily
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How to use flippantly in a sentence

I passed her the pancakes with a cheerful smile, and flippantly pressed the hand next me.
IN SEARCH OF THE UNKNOWNROBERT W. CHAMBERS
"Call out the fire department, probably," said Eleanor flippantly.
QUINALICE HEGAN RICE
"I am sorry to hear you speak so flippantly on a solemn subject," said Milburgh.
THE DAFFODIL MYSTERYEDGAR WALLACE
It is daring, flippantly defiant, paroxysmal, and redundant in explosive adjectives; but it is not true to nature.
BELFORD'S MAGAZINE, VOL. II, NO. 3, FEBRUARY 1889VARIOUS
He sits down again and throws his hat flippantly aside with the air of a man who has no longer anything to fear.
YOU NEVER CAN TELLGEORGE BERNARD SHAW
Francesca ended the conversation flippantly by saying that in her judgment no husband at all was a much more hazardous experiment.
PENELOPE'S ENGLISH EXPERIENCESKATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN
The Princess replied rather flippantly: "The dear departed must be much astonished to find themselves there!"
MEMOIRS OF THE DUCHESSE DE DINO V.1/3, 1831-1835DOROTHY DUCHESSE DE DINO
"Our own time gives us as good models, and with less trouble to look for them," said the Count, flippantly.
SIR JASPER CAREWCHARLES JAMES LEVER
If the reader thinks I treat this episode rather flippantly, let me promptly admit that this is so.
RICHARD WAGNERJOHN F. RUNCIMAN
The moment one begins to talk for effect, or to hedge flippantly, he is talking insincerely.
CONVERSATIONMARY GREER CONKLIN
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