Thesaurus / thoughtfully
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
"A camp-fire would hardly flash and die out like that, Sarge," he answered thoughtfully.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
It was a reproof, from the young woman who always so thoughtfully studied the feelings of everybody.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
“Shtay you 'ere a few minutes more,” said that gentleman, as he walked thoughtfully through the room and paused.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
There was a scamp of a father who had "not been very kind" to Angel, and had been lost, or had thoughtfully lost himself.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
(Thoughtfully to himself) I wonder how a rough scenario would strike the managers.
FIRST PLAYSA. A. MILNE
"No," said the Twins, "but there are no cats in the Milky Way," and they pulled the cat's tail thoughtfully.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
"I did not think of that being the meaning of 'when He that bade thee cometh,'" said Norman thoughtfully.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
"Fortunate," the Reverend repeated, thoughtfully, and looking up found the lawyer's eyes upon him.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
“It is not very desperate, and really it is none of my business,” began Jessie thoughtfully.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
Tessa arranged her papers thoughtfully; she was pondering Grace Geers name for Mr. Towne.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
WORDS RELATED TO THOUGHTFULLY
- all joking aside
- cool it
- cut the comedy
- for real
- in all conscience
- in all seriousness
- in earnest
- simmer down
- straighten out
- with a straight face
- with forethought
- with sobriety
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