Gravely \Grave"ly\, adv. In a grave manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • Gravely — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Frederic Henry Gravely (1885–1965), englischer Entomologe Joseph J. Gravely (1828–1872), US amerikanischer Politiker Samuel L. Gravely (1922–2004), US amerikanischer Marineoffizier Tracy Gravely (* 1968),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • gravely — (adv.) 1550s, solemnly, from GRAVE (Cf. grave) (adj.) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …   Etymology dictionary

  • gravely — adv. Gravely is used with these adjectives: ↑concerned, ↑deficient, ↑ill, ↑injured, ↑mistaken Gravely is used with these verbs: ↑nod, ↑offend, ↑say, ↑tell, ↑threaten, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • gravely — Ⅰ. grave [1] ► NOUN 1) a hole dug in the ground to receive a coffin or corpse. 2) (the grave) death. ● dig one s own grave Cf. ↑dig one s own grave ● t …   English terms dictionary

  • gravely — adverb 1. in a grave and sober manner (Freq. 4) he walked soberly toward the altar • Syn: ↑soberly, ↑staidly • Derived from adjective: ↑staid (for: ↑staidly) …   Useful english dictionary

  • gravely — adverb see grave IV …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Gravely — /grayv lee/, n. Samuel L(ee), Jr., born 1922, U.S. naval officer: first black admiral. * * * …   Universalium

  • gravely — adverb In a grave or serious manner …   Wiktionary

  • gravely — Synonyms and related words: bleakly, decorously, demurely, dismally, drearily, earnestly, formally, funereally, gloomily, grandly, grimly, heavily, imposingly, intensely, loftily, magisterially, majestically, nobly, regally, royally, sadly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gravely — adv. seriously; solemnly, soberly; severely, critically …   English contemporary dictionary

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