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See definition of usefully on Dictionary.com
  • as infavorably
  • as inprofitably

synonyms for usefully

  • approvingly
  • cordially
  • enthusiastically
  • fairly
  • generously
  • positively
  • agreeably
  • amiably
  • courteously
  • graciously
  • heartily
  • helpfully
  • receptively
  • willingly
  • with approbation
  • with approval
  • without prejudice

antonyms for usefully

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  • unfavorably
  • unfriendly
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    How to use usefully in a sentence

    This was fortunate, because he doubted if labor could be usefully employed upon the stones just yet.
    THE GIRL FROM KELLER'SHAROLD BINDLOSS
    But while so usefully and pleasantly employed they will soon learn to greet with less regret an occasional rainy day.
    LITTLE FOLKSVARIOUS
    My little family, consisting of three persons, all of whom were usefully employed, was not expensive to support.
    THE CONFESSIONS OF J. J. ROUSSEAU, COMPLETEJEAN JACQUES ROUSSEAU
    This being the case, it is of course true that the men and material would have been more usefully employed in the Peninsula.
    BATTLES OF ENGLISH HISTORYH. B. (HEREFORD BROOKE) GEORGE
    Elma did not need the parasol as a shade, but it came in very usefully as a plaything in moments of embarrassment.
    FLAMING JUNEMRS. GEORGE DE HORNE VAIZEY
    He may as usefully declaim against friendship, comradeship, the love of man for woman or of mother for child.
    AMERICA TO-DAY, OBSERVATIONS AND REFLECTIONSWILLIAM ARCHER
    In nothing has modern intelligence been more usefully displayed than in the superior lighting of the British seas.
    BENTLEY'S MISCELLANY, VOLUME IIVARIOUS
    There is, therefore, scarcely any limit to the supply of ammunition that could be usefully employed.
    1914JOHN FRENCH, VISCOUNT OF YPRES
    When my friend brings back the volume I shall read it reverentially, and most probably with a sense of being usefully admonished.
    GEORGE ELIOT'S LIFE, VOL. III (OF 3)GEORGE ELIOT
    Committee might usefully have applied itself to consideration of this delicate distinction.
    PUNCH,OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 105, JULY 22ND, 1893VARIOUS
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    WORDS RELATED TO USEFULLY

    • agreeably
    • amiably
    • approvingly
    • cordially
    • courteously
    • enthusiastically
    • fairly
    • generously
    • graciously
    • heartily
    • helpfully
    • positively
    • receptively
    • usefully
    • willingly
    • with approbation
    • with approval
    • without prejudice
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