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adverb as in passively

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In his remarks, Ahmad doubted that the Palestinian-Israeli conflict could ever be peaceably settled.

I try to be tolerant of Muslims' reverence for their prophet and support their right to peaceably assemble over it.

Could you have let them alone, by this time, poor Souls, they had been all peaceably buried in Oblivion!

He can repossess himself, if this can be done peaceably, otherwise he must bring an action for the purpose.

And he came to Judas, and they saluted one another peaceably: and the enemies were prepared to take away Judas by force.

Live peaceably with all men, if possible; and if impossible, consult those who are placed over you before you engage in anything.

But for ought I see they are gone out very peaceably, and the people not so much concerned therein as was expected.


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On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to peaceably, such as: calmly, peacefully, quietly, and without resistance.

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