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synonyms for peaceably

  • calmly
  • peacefully
  • quietly
  • without resistance
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How to use peaceably in a sentence

Could you have let them alone, by this time, poor Souls, they had been all peaceably buried in Oblivion!
A LETTER FROM MR. CIBBER TO MR. POPECOLLEY CIBBER
He can repossess himself, if this can be done peaceably, otherwise he must bring an action for the purpose.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
And he came to Judas, and they saluted one another peaceably: and the enemies were prepared to take away Judas by force.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Live peaceably with all men, if possible; and if impossible, consult those who are placed over you before you engage in anything.
ROBERT MOFFATDAVID J. DEANE
But for ought I see they are gone out very peaceably, and the people not so much concerned therein as was expected.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
She went to him in his study where he sat peaceably smoking in the half-hour before bed-time.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
Thus it happened that a little after noon Jimmy came peaceably ashore and gave himself up.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
Those who told you that you might peaceably prevent their execution, deceived you—they could not have been deceived themselves.
KEY-NOTES OF AMERICAN LIBERTYVARIOUS
As a consequence, the lady must be contended for peaceably, and may become the bride of impotent old age or wealthy disease.
ANCIENT FAITHS AND MODERNTHOMAS INMAN
Xolotl I., he added, had been permitted to enter Anhuac and people it, because he had done so peaceably.
THE WORKS OF HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT, VOLUME 5HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PEACEABLY

  • calmly
  • peaceably
  • peacefully
  • quietly
  • without resistance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.