What does smilingly mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term smilingly:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. smilingly(adverb)

    with smiles; in a smiling manner

    "the girl reminded her smilingly of their childhood spent together"

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Smilingly(adv.)

    With a look of pleasure.

    His flaw’d heart,
    ’Twixt two extremes of passion, joy and grief,
    Burst smilingly. William Shakespeare, King Lear.

    Carneades stopping him smilingly, told him, we are not so forward to lose good company Boyle.

  2. Origin: from smiling.


  1. smilingly

    Smilingly is an adverb used to describe doing something with a smile on one's face, displaying happiness, pleasure, or amusement. It implies doing the action in a cheerful or pleasant manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Smilingly(adverb)

    in a smiling manner


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of smilingly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of smilingly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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