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In the near-term, the task for Detroit city government is usefully simple: bring down the debt.

Those journalists who wish to display their investigative talents more usefully should not ask what happened to Berezovsky.

(The queen and Rupert Murdoch might usefully follow his example).

It's surprising how such a simple move – on view here in a piece called "On Over" – can still leave viewers usefully adrift.

These are both areas of inquiry, he says, that can be usefully explored in future research.

This was fortunate, because he doubted if labor could be usefully employed upon the stones just yet.

But while so usefully and pleasantly employed they will soon learn to greet with less regret an occasional rainy day.

My little family, consisting of three persons, all of whom were usefully employed, was not expensive to support.

This being the case, it is of course true that the men and material would have been more usefully employed in the Peninsula.

Elma did not need the parasol as a shade, but it came in very usefully as a plaything in moments of embarrassment.


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On this page you'll find 34 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to usefully, such as: approvingly, cordially, enthusiastically, fairly, generously, and positively.

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