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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GLADLY

I would have parted with my life willingly, gladly, to serve you.

She'd gladly wash her hands of me, yet thinks she has a duty.

Napoleon brightened at this invitation, and gladly accepted it.

I was not insensible to the advantages of his proposal, and gladly assured him of my acceptance.

The keeper of the rendezvous received us gladly, and we shipped immediately.

She would most gladly go, she said, were she not to stay about me by my mother's order.

These immigrants all gladly and eagerly adapt themselves to their new surroundings.

To speak of God was ever her greatest delight, and gladly she beheld the honour of God.

The address will be gladly sent to any one practically interested.

Kung did not know what it might be; but he gladly promised his aid.

WORD ORIGIN

Old English glædlice "joyfully, kindly, willingly;" see glad + -ly (2).

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