Definitions for silently
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mutely, wordlessly, silently, taciturnlyadverb
"he sat mutely next to her"
In a silent manner; making no noise.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from silent.
When with one three nations join to fight,
They silently confess that one more brave. Dryden.
For me they beg, each silently
Demands thy grace, and seems to watch thy eye. Dryden.
You to a certain victory are led;
Your men all arm’d stand silently within. Dryden.
The difficulties remain still, till he can show who is meant by right heir, in all those cases where the present possessor hath no son: this he silently passes over. John Locke.
23 is the seventh studio album by American alternative rock band Blonde Redhead. It released on April 10, 2007 by 4AD.
Silently refers to the absence of sound, noise, speech or utterance, often implying quietness or stillness. It may also refer to something done without announcement or discussion, typically denoting discretion or secrecy.
in a silent manner
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'silently' in Adverbs Frequency: #397
The numerical value of silently in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of silently in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Silently one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven, Blossomed the lovely stars, the forget-me-nots of the angels.
No one has yet computed how many imaginary triumphs are silently celebrated by people each year to keep up their courage.
It failed as a humanitarian organization because it had lost its moral compass, it failed... by responding to the outrageous with standard procedures, it looked on helplessly and silently...
Anything will give up its secrets if you love it enough. Not only have I found that when I talk to the little flower or to the little peanut they will give up their secrets, but I have found that when I silently commune with people they give up their secrets also - if you love them enough.
GM knew this defect caused this death yet, instead of telling the truth, watched silently as Candice was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter.
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- silenciosamentCatalan, Valencian
- tiše, neslyšněCzech
- csendesen, csendbenHungarian
- безмо́лвно, молчали́во, ти́хо, мо́лчаRussian
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