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qui·et·ly

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  1. quietlyadverb

    Antonyms:
    loudly

  2. quietlyadverb

    Antonyms:
    loudly

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. softly, quietlyadverb

    with low volume

    "speak softly but carry a big stick"; "she spoke quietly to the child"; "the radio was playing softly"

    Synonyms:
    gently, quiet, lightly, softly, restfully, piano

    Antonyms:
    noisily, unquietly

  2. quietlyadverb

    with little or no sound

    "the class was listening quietly and intently"; "she was crying quietly"

    Synonyms:
    quiet, restfully, softly

    Antonyms:
    unquietly, noisily

  3. quietly, quietadverb

    with little or no activity or no agitation (`quiet' is a nonstandard variant for `quietly')

    "her hands rested quietly in her lap"; "the rock star was quietly led out the back door"; "sit here as quiet as you can"

    Synonyms:
    quiet, restfully, softly

    Antonyms:
    noisily, unquietly

  4. restfully, quietlyadverb

    in a restful manner

    "the streets are restfully sunny and still for the town is at mass"

    Synonyms:
    quiet, restfully, softly

    Antonyms:
    noisily, unquietly

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How to use quietly in a sentence?

  1. Erich Segal:

    True love comes quietly, without banners or flashing lights. If you hear bells, get your ears checked.

  2. Anonymous:

    Any piece of clothing can be sexy with a quietly passionate woman inside it.

  3. Banpot Korncam:

    They just sat quietly without doing anything because it was dark, when they were hungry Coach Ek would use a flashlight to shine on the stalactites above.

  4. Republican Michigan Rep. Todd Courser:

    I chose and I have chosen to stay and to make them play their hand, and whatever that brings on me that brings, i feel that it is absolutely essential for the cause of liberty to have these clandestine operations to control public officials exposed. So I refuse to leave quietly and have decided that these efforts really need to come out.

  5. Ted Olson:

    Barbara was an extraordinarily resourceful person, she was also a fighter. She would not have taken this quietly.


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