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Definition of "silently" []

  • In a silent manner; making no noise. (adverb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "silently" in a sentence
  • "I said the word silently to myself until the syllables collapsed into nonsense."
  • "In an attempt to prod my memory, I now began to repeat his name silently as I bent my steps homeward—Alexander Montague, Alexander Montague."
  • "He would close his eyes, repeat her name silently, moving his lips, one hundred times."