staidly
adverb see staid I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Staidly — Staid ly, adv. In a staid manner, sedately. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • staidly — See staid. * * * …   Universalium

  • staidly — adverb In a staid manner …   Wiktionary

  • staidly — adv. seriously, soberly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • staidly — staid·ly …   English syllables

  • staidly — See: staid …   English dictionary

  • staidly — adverb in a grave and sober manner he walked soberly toward the altar • Syn: ↑gravely, ↑soberly • Derived from adjective: ↑staid, ↑sober (for: ↑soberly), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • staid — staidly, adv. staidness, n. /stayd/, adj. 1. of settled or sedate character; not flighty or capricious. 2. fixed, settled, or permanent. v. 3. Archaic. a pt. and pp. of stay1. [1535 45 for adj. use] Syn. 1. proper …   Universalium

  • Stayedly — Stayed ly, adv. Staidly. See {Staidly}. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gravely — adverb 1. in a grave and sober manner (Freq. 4) he walked soberly toward the altar • Syn: ↑soberly, ↑staidly • Derived from adjective: ↑staid (for: ↑staidly) …   Useful english dictionary

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