Definition of "gracefully" []

  • Characterized by beauty of movement, style, form, etc (adjective)
  • In a graceful manner. (adverb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "gracefully" in a sentence
  • "There's no way we'll retreat gracefully from the world pedestal."
  • "Family-values politicians exposed as adulterers (Newt Gingrich) or House leaders brought down by multiple ethics charges (Tom DeLay) don't fade gracefully from the limelight; here they are back in our living rooms, tangoing, pontificating, polishing their talk show quips."
  • "One hundred feet long, it narrowed gracefully from a base ten feet in diameter to a needle-sharp diamond point."