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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gladly, lief, fain(adverb)

    in a willing manner

    "this was gladly agreed to"; "I would fain do it"

Wiktionary

  1. gladly(Adverb)

    In a glad manner; happily.

    Etymology: From gladly, gladliche, from glædlice, equivalent to . Compare glædelig, gleðilegur. More at glad, -ly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gladly(adj)

    preferably; by choice

    Etymology: [From Glad, a.]

  2. Gladly(adj)

    with pleasure; joyfully; cheerfully; eagerly

    Etymology: [From Glad, a.]

How to pronounce gladly?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say gladly in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gladly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gladly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of gladly in a Sentence

  1. Chris Devins:

    I credited Ms. Mesfin for her work immediately. I've taken the heat and will gladly do so as long as the kids have a mural they can look up to.

  2. Ben Carson:

    I've worked with Muslims. I've trained Muslims. I've operated on Muslims. There are a lot of Muslims who are very patriotic. Good Americans and they gladly admit, at least privately, that they don't accept sharia or the doctrines and they understand that Islam is a system of living and it includes the way that you relate to the government, and you cannot, unless you specifically, deny that portion of Islam be a Muslim in good standing. Now if that is the case, if you are not willing to reject that, then how in the world can you possibly be the president of the United States.

  3. Morticia Addams - from the Addams Family movie:

    We gladly feast on those who would subdue us ... not just pretty words, Fester.

  4. Tommy Clack:

    I would gladly die tomorrow if I had to, to preserve my faith in God and belief in my country, it is worth it.

  5. George Santayana:

    A string of excited, fugitive, miscellaneous pleasures is not happiness happiness resides in imaginative reflection and judgment, when the picture of one's life, or of human life, as it truly has been or is, satisfies the will, and is gladly accepted.

Images & Illustrations of gladly

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    (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
    • A. askant
    • B. bonzer
    • C. dicotyledonous
    • D. flabby

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