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Princeton's WordNet

  1. happily, merrily, mirthfully, gayly, blithely, jubilantlyadverb

    in a joyous manner

    "they shouted happily"

Wiktionary

  1. merrilyadverb

    In a cheerful or merry manner.

    Merrily we row our boat... We're having so much fun we're singing about it.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Merrilyadverb

    in a merry manner; with mirth; with gayety and laughter; jovially. See Mirth, and Merry

    Etymology: [From Merry.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of merrily in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of merrily in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of merrily in a Sentence

  1. George John Whyte-Melville:

    Then drink, puppy, drink, and let ev'ry puppy drink, That is old enough to lap and to swallow; For he'll grow into a hound, so we'll pass the bottle round, And merrily we'll whoop and we'll holloa.

  2. Rahul Mehra:

    I...hang my head in shame after witnessing video clips of goons merrily entering JNU campus, creating mayhem and grievously injuring innocent students, damaging public property and then exiting the campus.

  3. Peggy Noonan, speechwriter for the Reagan administration:

    I first saw President Reagan as a foot, highly polished brown cordovan wagging merrily on a hassock. I spied it through the door. It was a beautiful foot, sleek. Such casual elegance and clean lines! But not a big foot, not formidable, maybe a little ...frail. I imagined cradling it in my arms, protecting it from unsmooth roads.

  4. Calvin Hawley:

    I was watching crews merrily drive past the front of my driveway to stop and repair other curbs on the other side of the bay that werent as damaged as mine or as old.

  5. William Shakespeare, "The Tempest", Act 5 scene 1:

    Merrily, merrily shall I live now, Under the blossom that hangs on the bough.

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