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Princeton's WordNet

  1. appreciatively, gratefullyadverb

    with appreciation; in a grateful manner

    "he accepted my offer appreciatively"

  2. thankfully, gratefullyadverb

    in a thankful manner; with thanks

    "he accepted thankfully my apologies"


  1. gratefullyadverb

    In a grateful manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Gratefullyadverb

    Etymology: from grateful.

    He, as new wak’d, thus gratefully reply’d. John Milton.

    Enough remains for houshold charge beside,
    His wife and tender children to sustain,
    And gratefully to feed his dumb deserving train. John Dryden, Virg.

    In Cyprus long by men and gods obey’d,
    The lovers toil she gratefully repaid. George Granville.

    Study detains the mind by the perpetual occurrence of something new, which may gratefully strike the imagination. Isaac Watts.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gratefully in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gratefully in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of gratefully in a Sentence

  1. Dick Johnston:

    I always wanted Danny to feel like his own person, and in control of his own life, since beginning to work and travel with him in about 2003, we gratefully were able to travel the entire globe for over a decade to get out before the fans. He was always, everywhere, warmly received and he at least knew he was well loved. Health issues have plagued us for years, but Im glad for the time we had. MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS ACTOR ROBERT AXELROD DEAD AT 70 Tom Gimbel, Daniels manager of over 25 years also paid tribute to him writing:.

  2. Alec Baldwin:

    I gratefully supported the gofundme campaign while simultaneously not knowing the woman I approached is an insurrectionist. I think that's... remarkable.

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    • A. famish
    • B. abhor
    • C. rumpus
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