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synonyms for impassively

  • bravely
  • calmly
  • meekly
  • quietly
  • dispassionately
  • enduringly
  • forbearingly
  • imperturbably
  • resignedly
  • submissively
  • tolerantly
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How to use impassively in a sentence

He was fanning himself impassively with a little fan of gold-embroidered strawwork.
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
The latter said impassively: "If I cared for her I should very likely kill her—if not—" he shrugged his shoulders.
VILLA RUBEIN AND OTHER STORIESJOHN GALSWORTHY
Within, the editor worked on as steadily and impassively as Fate.
MRS. SKAGGS'S HUSBANDS AND OTHER STORIESBRET HARTE
But she had moved slightly away from him and was now regarding him impassively.
THE SECRET WITNESSGEORGE GIBBS
One of them swung impassively toward the battery; there were three quick stabs of living flame, and the guns ceased firing.
THE ONSLAUGHT FROM RIGELFLETCHER PRATT
The chuprassis put their hands to their foreheads, and then impassively approached the Englishwoman.
SIX WOMENVICTORIA CROSS
He was even impassively good-natured, and in his stolid way would give Gerard the benefit of his experience.
THE LUCK OF GERARD RIDGELEYBERTRAM MITFORD
With the eyes of the company upon him, the duke's fool impassively studied the carven figure on his stick.
UNDER THE ROSEFREDERIC STEWART ISHAM
There was a crowd about the engine, and the grimy-faced engineer leaned from his cab, inspecting them impassively.
BETTY GORDON IN THE LAND OF OILALICE B. EMERSON
Grimm was at the wheel still, impassively twirling the spokes, with a glance over his shoulder at his precious freight.
THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDSERSKINE CHILDERS
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WORDS RELATED TO IMPASSIVELY

  • bravely
  • calmly
  • dispassionately
  • enduringly
  • forbearingly
  • impassively
  • imperturbably
  • meekly
  • quietly
  • resignedly
  • submissively
  • tolerantly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.