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synonyms for resignedly

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

The poor whites of the South maintain no battle with starvation, but surrender resignedly to poverty.
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
He bellowed an angry command, but the Bugi closed his eyes and lowered his head resignedly, nodding in negation.
THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
"They're coming here for the ride to-day," said Christie resignedly.
DEVIL'S FORDBRET HARTE
The girl glanced about her with a helpless gesture, and then, sighing resignedly, she entered the confessional.
THROUGH THE WALLCLEVELAND MOFFETT
"Since you are here, I may as well take you on trial," replied the grand old lady, resignedly.
JOLLY SALLY PENDLETONLAURA JEAN LIBBEY
Thus freed from the bitter sting of helpless poverty, Hannah sank resignedly into a quiet and honorable life.
CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. I. FEBRUARY, 1862, NO. II.VARIOUS
Aunt Abigail stood resignedly, while a group of girls made a rush, like hounds attacking a stag.
PEGGY RAYMOND'S VACATIONHARRIET L. (HARRIET LUMMIS) SMITH
Maddalena Lomi had met him in the street, and had looked resignedly away from him, as if she expected him to pass her.
AFTER DARKWILKIE COLLINS
And now Harleston, too, was lost to her; and—she lifted her hands resignedly, and laughed a mirthless laugh.
THE CAB OF THE SLEEPING HORSEJOHN REED SCOTT
"I look to see Marc bolt over the rim," said Emett, resignedly, as Jones took up the end of the rope halter.
TALES OF LONELY TRAILSZANE GREY
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WORDS RELATED TO RESIGNEDLY

  • 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.