mirthlessly
adverb see mirth

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • mirthlessly — adv. Mirthlessly is used with these verbs: ↑laugh, ↑smile …   Collocations dictionary

  • mirthlessly — See mirthless. * * * …   Universalium

  • mirthlessly — adverb In a mirthless manner; sadly …   Wiktionary

  • mirthlessly — mirth·less·ly …   English syllables

  • mirthlessly — See: mirthless …   English dictionary

  • mirthlessly — adverb see mirthless …   Useful english dictionary

  • mirthless — mirth|less [ˈmə:θləs US ˈmə:rθ ] adj literary mirthless laughter or a mirthless smile does not seem to be caused by real amusement or happiness ▪ Now it s your turn, he said with a mirthless grin. >mirthlessly adv ▪ He smiled mirthlessly …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • mirth — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English myrgth, from myrge merry more at merry Date: before 12th century gladness or gaiety as shown by or accompanied with laughter • mirthful adjective • mirthfully adverb • mirthfulness noun • mirthless …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • mirthlessness — See mirthlessly. * * * …   Universalium

  • mirthless — [mʉrth′lis] adj. without mirth; humorless; sad; melancholy mirthlessly adv. mirthlessness n. * * * mirth·less (mûrthʹlĭs) adj. Devoid of gladness and gaiety.   mirthʹless·ly adv. mirthʹless·ness n. * * * …   Universalium

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