Definitions for cynically

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word cynically

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cynically(adverb)

    with cynicism; in a cynical manner

    "Larsen's frost-blackened lips curved cynically"


  1. cynically(Adverb)

    in a cynical manner

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cynically(adverb)

    in a cynical manner

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Oscar Levant:

    I once said cynically of a politician, Hell double-cross that bridge when he comes to it.

  2. Oscar Levant:

    I once said cynically of a politician, 'He'll doublecross that bridge when he comes to it.'

  3. Jacob Russell:

    I was wary of making images that fed into this idea of the heroic strong women fighters, i think that the female fighters are used quite cynically by Kurdish leaders (who) know very well how attractive this image is to the Western media.

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