gladly gladly  /ɡ ˈlæd li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a willing manner

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Today thousands of Americans and Europeans gladly submit themselves to this ancient practice--often with the help or approval of their doctors.
  2. It is no news that Jews heartily dislike Hitler and would gladly see him frazzled.
  3. He found that peasants gladly contributed to the fundas long as professors from Beijing were the collectors.

News

  1. Orioles-Tigers Preview

    Max Scherzer would gladly trade personal accomplishments for team success, but he realizes his solid numbers and exceptional start have given the Detroit Tigers more opportunities for victories.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Mid-pack finish at Mid-Ohio for Wayne Taylor Racing

    After a five-year stretch during which cracking the top-10 somehow turned into a huge struggle each time Wayne Taylor Racing (WTR) visited the scenic Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Max Angelelli and Jordan Taylor will reluctantly but gladly take Saturday’s sixth-place, lead-lap finish in the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series Diamond Cellar Classic and move on to the next one – ... Keep ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Motorsport.com

  3. Bill Cosby: ‘I Wanted to Take the House Back’ from Kids

    Bill Cosby does not suffer foolish parents gladly. In a recent interview with ABC News, the legendary comic, actor, writer and educator mused on the parenting philosophy behind his seminal television program, “The Cosby Show.” Drawn from his own life experiences, the show allowed Cosby to correct something he saw and disliked in popular culture: [...]
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Newsmakers via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "What is required of us now is a new era of responsibility - a recognition, on the part of every American, that we have duties to ourselves, our nation and the world, duties that we do not grudgingly accept but rather seize gladly, firm in the...
    on Jan 20, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Fall River Herald News

  2. "We would have gladly had Rich two or three weeks ago," said Hendry, noting that CC Sabathia, who went to the Brewers on Monday, and Harden were the best two pitchers being shopped by other teams.
    on Jul 9, 2008 By: Jim Hendry Source: USA Today

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