Gracefully
Graceful Grace"ful, a. Displaying grace or beauty in form or action; elegant; easy; agreeable in appearance; as, a graceful walk, deportment, speaker, air, act, speech. [1913 Webster]

High o'er the rest in arms the graceful Turnus rode. --Dryden. -- {Grace"ful*ly}, adv. {Grace"ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


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  • gracefully — adv. Gracefully is used with these verbs: ↑age, ↑bow, ↑curve, ↑flow, ↑land, ↑sail, ↑sink, ↑slide …   Collocations dictionary

  • gracefully — graceful ► ADJECTIVE ▪ having or showing grace or elegance. DERIVATIVES gracefully adverb gracefulness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • gracefully — adverb 1. in a graceful manner (Freq. 3) she swooped gracefully • Ant: ↑gracelessly • Derived from adjective: ↑graceful 2. in a gracious or graceful manner he did not have a chance to grow up graciously …   Useful english dictionary

  • gracefully — adverb see graceful …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gracefully — See graceful. * * * …   Universalium

  • gracefully — adverb In a graceful manner. Suddenly I turned around and she was standin there …   Wiktionary

  • gracefully — Synonyms and related words: accommodatingly, aesthetically, artistically, attentively, becomingly, chivalrously, civilly, complacently, complaisantly, courteously, courtly, decently, decorously, deferentially, elegantly, gallantly, genteelly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gracefully — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. lithely, agilely, harmoniously, daintily, nimbly, elegantly, trimly, symmetrically, beautifully, felicitously, delicately, tastefully, artistically, pliantly, easily, dexterously, smoothly, skillfully, fairly, adroitly,… …   English dictionary for students

  • gracefully — adv. with elegance and beauty …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gracefully — grace·ful·ly …   English syllables

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