merrily merrily  /ˈmɛ rə li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a joyous manner

Usage(s):

  1. Instead, news organizations are merrily giving away their news.
  2. As he chats with PTI's Cathy Booth in the living room, Betsy, 64, bustles about merrily nearby, rattling the dishes and deflecting phone calls intended for her husband.
  3. Movies and novels topped that number ages ago, merrily tapping into, or creating, the audience's fascination with diseased minds and the atrocities they can dream up.

News

  • The 'Marxist Muslims' Of Taksim Square

    Copyright show:  Hide copyrights A bagpipe squeals over Taksim Square as a ring of demonstrators dances merrily around. read more
    on June 10, 2013     Source: EurasiaNet

Quotes

  1. Sondheim said: "My association with the Donmar Warehouse has been a joy from its inception in 1992 with Assassins through its productions of Company, Merrily We Roll Along, Into the Woods and Pacific Overtures. Our collaborations over the years have...
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Stephen Sondheim Source: Stage

  2. "The signal that went out in this case was that if the terrorists were determined enough, the government would merrily succumb to them," Dr. Singh said as he castigated the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over internal security during his reply to...
    on Mar 5, 2008 By: Manmohan Singh Source: Hindu

  3. Mr. Koontz writes fondly of "paws thumping, nails clicking, tails knocking merrily against every crowding object" and other forms of warm doggie domesticity.
    on Nov 21, 2007 By: Dean Koontz Source: New York Times

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