How to use Silently in a sentence
They sat silently thinking for a time.
Carmen watched him silently, waiting for an explanation.
The men silently devoured their food and then helped her clean up the camp.
Napoleon silently shook his head in negation.
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He did it all silently and very quickly.
So they hid themselves among the bushes and waited silently for something to happen.
He leaned against the wall, sipping his coffee silently as he watched her mash the potatoes.
She clamped her jaws together and silently counted to ten before she responded.
The Russian Cossacks and bugler and the French hussars looked silently at one another from time to time.Advertisement
Sarah silently watched her son with what appeared to be amused interest.
She silently folded them and put them in the suitcase while he watched.
Deidre bolted, silently willing a portal to appear as she sprinted into the fortress.
He silently held her close for a moment.
A'Ran gazed at her silently, making his disapproval clear.Advertisement
She screamed at herself silently, afraid he meant to walk out the door forever.
Jade emerged from the shadow world into the chamber.s spacious closet and stood silently, listening.
Instead of singing like the birds, I silently smiled at my incessant good fortune.
They did talk, but often when she saw them they were silently enjoying each other's company.
Natasha entered with a softened and agitated expression of face and sat down looking silently at Pierre.Advertisement
Silently, the two left the row house for the park across the street, where the spacecraft was hidden in the Monterey mist.
He stood still, looking silently around.
In the waiting room were tradesmen, women, and officials, looking silently at one another.
Bordeaux watched her silently for a moment.
He'd never gone a day without silently thanking Damian for the gift of self-healing.Advertisement
He moved silently down the alley and had almost reached her when she froze.
Sofia took a step back and silently urged Pierre to hurry.
She was comfortable in bed with him – yet silently panicking as well.
Silently agreeing, Wynn released the breath he held only after he heard the door close behind Darkyn.
Later, as she looked down at his sleeping form, she was silently cursing the doctor because his diagnosis was correct, but for the wrong partner.
It cracked open silently with enough room for them to enter.
The maid dropped silently, her nose busted and blood splattered across her features.
Processing aurally was familiar to Augustine while reading silently was revelatory, so noteworthy that he wrote it in his autobiography.
He opened his eyes and trotted silently up the stairs, rolling his shoulders back in preparation for a fight with the Other.
Damian caught his eye and looked pointedly at Dusty, silently asking if the Guardian had done as he asked and told his boss that the Natural was more than a new recruit.
He agreed silently with Wynn's parting words but wasn't certain what to do about it.
She silently thanked Lankha for healing her without her asking him.
Here were more of the vegetable people with thorns, and silently they urged the now frightened creatures down the street.
Hour by hour the flakes dropped silently, softly from their airy height to the earth, and the country became more and more level.
Prince Bolkonski listened as a presiding judge receives a report, only now and then, silently or by a brief word, showing that he took heed of what was being reported to him.
He sat silently on a campstool below the knoll, with head bowed and elbows on his knees.
While the troops, dividing into two parts when passing around the Kremlin, were thronging the Moskva and the Stone bridges, a great many soldiers, taking advantage of the stoppage and congestion, turned back from the bridges and slipped stealthily and silently past the church of Vasili the Beatified and under the Borovitski gate, back up the hill to the Red Square where some instinct told them they could easily take things not belonging to them.
The man stepped out and those piercing blue eyes questioned her silently from under furrowed bows.
Silently, Giddon emerged from the path, carrying a saddle and halter.
Finally she silently nodded.
Sam silently followed him with the wheelbarrow.
All were silently crossing themselves, and the reading of the church service, the subdued chanting of deep bass voices, and in the intervals sighs and the shuffling of feet were the only sounds that could be heard.
Princess Mary was still looking silently at her brother and her beautiful eyes were full of love and sadness.
Some of them were talking (he heard Russian words), others were eating bread; the more severely wounded looked silently, with the languid interest of sick children, at the envoy hurrying past them.
After a while he re-entered it as if to snuff the candles, and, seeing the prince was lying on the sofa, looked at him, noticed his perturbed face, shook his head, and going up to him silently kissed him on the shoulder and left the room without snuffing the candles or saying why he had entered.
Sonya listened silently with downcast eyes to the countess' cruel words, without understanding what was required of her.
Davout glanced at him silently and plainly derived pleasure from the signs of agitation and confusion which appeared on Balashev's face.
As soon as Prince Andrew opened his eyes, the doctor bent over, kissed him silently on the lips, and hurried away.
When with due circumspection Napoleon was informed that Moscow was empty, he looked angrily at his informant, turned away, and silently continued to walk to and fro.
Most weekends the sky above the mountain is full of people soaring silently through the skies.
Oil creaky doors so they open silently and smoothly.
Gabriel called the soul to him silently and watched the green fog form around his hand before it crystallized into an emerald.
He silently left the barn and she watched him go to the house.
He watched silently as she made her sandwich, and then as she took a bite he responded.
Ingrid, come here, he ordered his assistant silently.
Jessi screamed at herself silently.
Silently, he began to think he wasn't going to tolerate the ghost in his house long enough for him to figure out what was going on.
He moved silently and with smoothness and purpose.
She cursed him silently.
Silently, he acknowledged that he was a fool to lower his guard around the teens and their cousin, to the point he recognized Ashley the first time he saw her but didn't check her mind.
For centuries they had been silently massing themselves around ancient Europe, whether Iberian, Celtic or Roman.
Patient as I am, I've remained hidden here for an hour or more, having silently peddled on my new bicycle.
Silently cursing Oracles, he Transported back to the mountainside.
She hurried to follow Czerno, silently praying Jake ratted her out to Damian.
His master's friend moved closer, and he silently told kiri to be quiet, lest she be heard.
Several demons exited, and the stone door closed silently.
She was comfortable in bed with him â€“ yet silently panicking as well.
She was still silently cursing herself for asking him why he needed to get to the underworld and him for answering honestly.
To be dropped into a lake while shady Immortals and an unfriendly Death argued silently nearby?
The room even smelled like Sasha. Rhyn cursed his dead half-brother silently and left, traveling the black stone halls of the fortress in Hell where he'd spent most of his life. He reached the door before the block of cells where Sasha had collected his favorite creatures in Hell to create his own twisted, private zoo. They'd referred to the sick Immortal as the zookeeper, a creature as deserving of a cell as any.
His feet, so soft, his shoes are made of leaves, silently creeping through the forest.
Seeing Anna Mikhaylovna and her son, Prince Vasili dismissed the doctor with a bow and approached them silently and with a look of inquiry.
The doctor cast a rapid glance upwards and silently shrugged his shoulders.
He glided silently on one foot half across the room, and seeming not to notice the chairs was dashing straight at them, when suddenly, clinking his spurs and spreading out his legs, he stopped short on his heels, stood so a second, stamped on the spot clanking his spurs, whirled rapidly round, and, striking his left heel against his right, flew round again in a circle.
Nicholas went to her, kissed her hand, and sitting down silently at her table began to watch her hands arranging the cards.
Daniel galloped up silently, holding a naked dagger in his left hand and thrashing the laboring sides of his chestnut horse with his whip as if it were a flail.
And he walked silently several times up and down the room, his fat shoulders twitching.
Napoleon ordered another glass to be brought for Rapp, and silently sipped his own.
Napoleon gazed silently in that direction.
No one replied to this remark and for some time they all gazed silently at the spreading flames of the second fire in the distance.
They all went away silently and with drooping heads.
He tried to avoid his old acquaintances with their commiseration and offensive offers of assistance; he avoided all distraction and recreation, and even at home did nothing but play cards with his mother, pace silently up and down the room, and smoke one pipe after another.
For a few seconds they gazed silently into one another's eyes--and what had seemed impossible and remote suddenly became possible, inevitable, and very near.
Infinite space reddens then cools silently at the heart of the rose.
Many influences had, however, for some time been silently sapping the foundations of the old system.
She padded silently downstairs to where the looking-glass leaned against the scullery wall.
Fire can spread fast, but it can also smolder slowly and silently with insidious fumes killing many people in their sleep.
We pass silently through the cool dark inner hall and exit into the suffocating white heat of the street.
Previously, it simply failed silently, with truncated output files.
In most Unix utilities, " long lines are silently truncated ".
Float silently past rafts of penguins or cruise inside a sunken volcanic crater.
Our health is too vitally important for us to wait silently like wallflowers at the dance until our doctors take the first step forward.
They can be read silently, quietly to oneself, or whispered into the ear of a loved one.
The CEO becked his hand during the meeting to silently tell the secretary to go away.
For many, the urge to silently sink into the despair of the loss of their child is a solace in itself.
You may think your gift card is "boring", but the new parents will be silently thanking you as they stand in line to buy more formula, diapers or wipes.....
Cats differ in that they often suffer through this condition rather silently.
Deep breathing exercises, counting silently, and picturing soothing images help control anger and provide immediate calm.
Make tiny steps to modify your lifestyle and change some of the things that are silently working against you.
This is a few minutes when those in the audience can choose to pray silently or not.
This can allow guests to follow along silently.
In general, it's a mixed bag, but unlike action gaming, many players engage silently.
This allows you to sneak up behind enemies and silently take them out by using the right trigger.
Some auctions even occur silently by making an offer to the auctioneer or the court handling the foreclosure in a sealed envelope.
But regardless of appearances, your interviewer may take one look at your black leather Jack Georges garnish, and scoff silently behind his desk.
It had only taken about ten minutes of sitting silently for the device to start gliding across the board in a slow figure-eight movement.
Traditionally worn on the wrist and covered with a watch, a sleeve, or a piece of jewelry when not in like-minded company, the symbol silently spoke volumes about its bearer.
In fact, an altered gene is often carried silently through many generations of a family without any members of that family showing symptoms.
And if you find you haven't made it through the party without a severe hangover the next day, spend as much time as you can in bed, drink lots of water or Gatorade, take aspirin and silently reward yourself for throwing a wild party.
The person who is "it" should silently think of a specific candy bar, such as Snickers.
Random eyed Carmen silently.
Lisa turned her face away and hoped Tammy didn't notice her shoulders shaking as she laughed silently.
And Sofia, he added silently.
The dress moved with her like a second skin, draping her curves and swishing silently around her legs.
Darkyn left her silently.
She sat on the bed, panicking silently.
When he didn't sense the dealer he sought, he summoned him silently.
I'd dump you before Dr. Wynn, she replied silently.
She was deliberating silently.
I want Gabriel, Deidre screamed silently.
The death dealer moved silently, even over the hollow wooden floors.
The robed man who had led her to the hall strode forward and took the vial, then backed away silently.
They were communicating silently.
I do love him, she admitted silently.
C'mon, Leyon! she ordered silently.
They danced silently for two songs before the doorbell was rung by the first guests.
Stopping at the top of the stairs, she wept silently, wishing to help him, but having not a clue how.
He silently followed her up the trail and then fell in beside her as they crossed the field.
And far better well armed, Brady added silently.
It moved silently and quickly down the winding road through the forest.
The man who couldn't speak above a whisper pushed her down, silently concurring with the doctor.
They looked at her, and she suspected they were silently cursing the defenseless civilian.
Silently, he cursed the blond warrior he suspected gave it to Lana.
Lana's face grew warm again, and she silently thanked the retired fed for brushing off her grays so diplomatically.
It's not like this over there, Lana thought silently.
And that she holds the keys to the world's survival in her hands, Brady added silently.
He snatched the officer and snapped his neck silently.
He gritted his teeth to keep it contained, silently cursing both the angel and Kris for not just letting him die-dead, like he deserved.
Andre's specter appeared to her right, keeping pace silently with her.
The real Gabriel had been the one to tell her that the child she carried was a girl. "I guess we have to wait and see," she forced herself to say and added silently, I hope you're safe, Gabriel, wherever you are.
Even the thunder of the underworld sounded weird. Katie glanced towards the sky, silently cursing the rain. She made her way over a fallen log and waited for Deidre before continuing.
The place was a morgue of mannequins, all clutching briefcases, their faces in newspapers as the planes stood silently by.
He silently chastised himself for even caring that some guy named Cleary had spent a few weeks in Scranton and now was traveling off in the sunset in a blue-white-or-lavender motor home.
They silently spooned up Italian ice cream, content in this measure of understanding that was growing between them.
Dean silently hoped the call wasn't some convoluted effort to restore their relationship, which to his mind was thankfully finished.
Their unplanned, unannounced engagement had stretched on indistinctly until Carmen began to silently question her lack of enthusiasm.
Carmen eyed her silently.
For a moment they silently exchanged determined expressions.
For a long time she sat on the cot crying silently.
They sat that way for a long time, silently watching the evening shadows grow long and then consume the sky.
She gazed up at him, silently questioning his response, but he merely reached down and lifted her into his arms.
He walked through the living room and down the hall silently rolling up his sleeves.
As he ate, his contemplative gaze followed her flurry of activity silently.
He watched her silently for a few moments.
The back door opened silently when she pushed on it, as if she were in a dream.
Carmen gripped the porch banister and stared down at him silently.
He cursed himself silently.
He'd been following her, this time silently, and she was surprised at how close he was.
He apologized to her silently before he pushed deeper into her thoughts.
Trust me, he added silently.
He searched her face silently.
Taran glanced at Memon, who was frozen once again as he communicated silently with the demon.
He followed Hilden silently through the hold to the dungeon, drawing his sword as they neared the door.
The water moved silently over moss and lichen covered slabs of rocks, forming small pools in the low spots.
She remained beside the grave for a while, silently praying.
She tried to look towards Gerry and silently beg him to help her.
Chiding herself silently for behaving like a teenager, Jessi forced part of her breakfast down her throat.
But it was helped only silently.
Its chief result has been, not so much to create anything new as at once to modify and to strengthen what was old, to call up older institutions to a new life under other forms. But whatever it has done it has done silently; there has not been at any time any violent change of one set of institutions for another.
A change was silently proceeding, which was not completed for twenty years.
Against this secularized church a body of witnesses silently protested; they were always persecuted but always survived, till in the 13th century a desperate attempt was made by Innocent III.
Reorganizing his southern defences on a shorter front, so as to regain possession of the reserves that he had so liberally given away to his subordinates, he began to collect large bodies of troops opposite Kuroki, while Stakelberg and Zarubayev, before withdrawing silently into the lines or rather the fortress of Liao-Yang, again repulsed Oku's determined attacks on the south side.
When the instrument was played, the vibrations were transmitted silently, and became audible in the lyre, which thus appeared to play of itself.
Even in the reign of the two Medici popes the way which was to lead to better things had been silently paved within the Church.
Mission work commenced in Bulgaria during the latter part of the 9th century; thence it extended to Moravia, where in 863 two Greek missionaries - Cyril and Methodius - provided for the people a Slavonic Bible and a Slavonic Liturgy; thence to Bohemia and Poland, and so onwards to the Russian kingdom of Ruric the Northman, where about the close of the 10th century the Eastern Church " silently and almost unconsciously bore into the world her mightiest offspring."
The Goths and the Vandals who poured down upon the Roman Empire were evangelized so silently and rapidly that only a fact here and there relating to their conversion has been preserved.
Traffic was suspended for five hours while an orderly procession of workmen, ten abreast, marched silently along the Ringstrasse past the houses of parliament.
Assuming human freedom it at the same time assumes that the ills of life may be overcome by a wise employment of man's resources, and it silently regards universal happiness on earth as the goal of human development.
The electricity of a hovering or a passing cloud would thus be carried off slowly and silently; and if the cloud was highly charged, the lightning would strike in preference the elevated conductors.'
On the first score he makes but an equivocal acknowledgment, claiming to have thought on Schelling's lines before reading him; but it has been shown by Hamilton and Ferrier that besides transcribing much from Schelling without avowal he silently appropriated the learning of Maass on philosophical history.
He disappears silently between1657-1658and 1662.
The bonds of conventionalism were silently dissolving in the rising glow of his poetic nature.
The change was so gradually and silently effected that it is difficult to realize its full importance.
In the meantime, while the Boers were silently and steadily continuing their military preparations, the British settlers at Johannesllurg the Uitlanders, as they were calledcontinued to demand consideration for their grievances.
These events gave a preponderance of power to the nobles, but concurrently a number of circumstances were silently preparing the way for a great increase of authority on the part of the ruler.
He silently cursed the warlord of Tiyan for drugging him and couldn't help but feel surprised she hadn't straight out killed him.
He wrestled with himself silently for a moment â€“ or maybe with the Oracle, who no doubt was able to talk to him mentally â€“ then stepped back and threw open his arms.
How microlight aircraft can hover silently, in tight formation, on windy nights was not explained.
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Any data sent to the input stream side of the socket is acknowledged and then silently discarded.
The absence of a fan means the notebook runs almost silently, without the potentially irritating distraction of intermittent fan noise.
A DMS Model 12 sentry droid hovered silently near the power generator before moving on again in its proscribed circuit.
Summoned silently to help them carry a keg of liquor, he drinks from the flagon, and falls asleep on the hillside.
Mage Registration Center In this quiet chamber mage Registration Center In this quiet chamber mages are silently recording the tales of their lives up to this point.
The cat woman entered silently, smoking a marijuana, grape juice staining her white shoulder.
No longer are you just mooching around in the dark silently snapping necks.
He stood silently and slung the rifle over his shoulder, then started toward where the craft appeared to have set down.
In most Unix utilities, " long lines are silently truncated " .
Firstly it was rather uncanny as the engine drifted past the signalbox almost silently.
With a small whimper, Anna leaned forward, kissed the surprisingly cold signet, then silently cursed the man who wore it.
The levying of these tolls gave rise to various disputes between the men of Uri and the bailiffs of the dukes of Austria, and by 1319 (if not already in 1309) the claim to levy them was silently given up. These facts show (what could not hitherto be proved) that at the time when legend places the rising of Uri, Tell exploit, &c., the dukes of Austria really had disputes with Uri.
Pulling a robe over her nightgown, she tiptoed down the hall and silently opened the door to the patio.
Lisa glanced at Yancey, who silently divided his attention between Connie and Lisa.
In one corner a piano perched silently, and the embers of a fire still cast a faint glow from a massive fireplace.
Quinn complained of a headache and I silently wondered if he'd over indulged the night before.
I laid her gently and silently on the floor and proceeded to the first stall, and slipped it open with my knife.
She was silently thanking the heavens for rescuing her, until one of the men in black entered the garage and began shooting the downed men a second time around.
Someone else moved silently down the hall ahead of him, and he slowed his stride.
Damian didn't respond, silently cursing the being.
Silently, he admitted Darian wouldn't back down if an Other crossed his path.
She fed from him silently and made every effort to avoid him in the meantime.
She'd spent five days with him, silently fighting him, only to realize there was nowhere else to go.
But" Andre paused, debating silently "I'd say you need to determine how much you are willing to trust her."
Deidre gritted her teeth, silently cursing everyone under the sun for not keeping better track of the souls.
Silently, he strode down the hallway after the figure he saw.
Shutting off the reading lamp, he backed out of the room and silently shut the door.
He glanced at Carmen, silently questioning if his absence would be a bother.
He silently thanked Katie and grabbed his gear.
Brady's body soared with adrenaline as he silently defied death and reach his goal.
He'd silently and quickly disabled all three.
Praying he didn't take it out on Ashley, Jessi cursed the teen silently for taking her phone.
A small point in tie history of prayer, but one that has an interesting bearing on the subject of its relation to magic, is concerned with the custom of praying silently.
The Venetian nobility, resting also in its beginnings on sufferance, but on sufferance which silently obtained the force of law, lasted as long as Venice remained a separate state.
Rather under the influence of the great formative Christian conceptions he parted gradually with the eschatology he had inherited from Judaism, and entered on a progressive development, in the course of which the heterogeneous elements were for the most part silently dropped.
He explained, corrected or commented till the clock struck nine; then, with the little finger of the right hand brushing from his coat and waistcoat the shower of superfluous snuff which had fallen on them, he pocketed his snuff-box, and resuming his hat, he as silently as when he came in made his exit by the door which I rushed to open for him."
I can watch hippos for ages, playing their sinister, slow-motion, peek-a-boo game of silently submerging and reappearing.
The C compiler silently glides by some rather lumpy areas.
When Eureka's captor had thrown the kitten after the others the last Gargoyle silently disappeared, leaving our friends to breathe freely once more.
On hearing this the regimental commander hung his head, silently shrugged his shoulders, and spread out his arms with a choleric gesture.
Then wrinkles ran over his face like a wave and his forehead became smooth again, he bowed his head respectfully, closed his eyes, silently let Mack enter his room before him, and closed the door himself behind him.
Nesvitski and Zherkov were so surprised by this outburst that they gazed at Bolkonski silently with wide-open eyes.
The colonel looked silently at the officer of the suite, at the stout staff officer, and at Zherkov, and he frowned.
Prince Bagration gave no further orders and silently continued to walk on in front of the ranks.
Tushin gave no orders, and, silently-- fearing to speak because at every word he felt ready to weep without knowing why--rode behind on his artillery nag.
He was afraid of getting some other officer into trouble, and silently fixed his eyes on Bagration as a schoolboy who has blundered looks at an examiner.
If he ever thought of Helene, it was just of her beauty and her remarkable skill in appearing silently dignified in society.
On the way home, Prince Andrew could not refrain from asking Kutuzov, who was sitting silently beside him, what he thought of tomorrow's battle.
He gazed silently at the hills which seemed to rise out of the sea of mist and on which the Russian troops were moving in the distance, and he listened to the sounds of firing in the valley.
In the men servants' hall all sat waiting, silently and alert.
Pierre looked silently and inquiringly at him over his spectacles.
Pierre looked silently and searchingly into Prince Andrew's face, which had grown much older.
Prince Andrew looked silently at Pierre with an ironic smile.
Prince Andrew, leaning his arms on the raft railing, gazed silently at the flooding waters glittering in the setting sun.
Princess Mary looked at him silently and smiled affectionately.
Natasha sat down and, without joining in Boris' conversation with the countess, silently and minutely studied her childhood's suitor.
Two doctors--one of whom was pale and trembling--were silently doing something to this man's other, gory leg.
Getting out of his caleche, he waited with drooping head and breathing heavily, pacing silently up and down.
He rode silently on his small gray horse, indolently answering suggestions that they should attack.
Denisov, the esaul, and Petya rode silently, following the peasant in the knitted cap who, stepping lightly with outturned toes and moving noiselessly in his bast shoes over the roots and wet leaves, silently led them to the edge of the forest.
They went silently to table.
Every time she gave him his medicine he sobbed and silently kissed her hand.
She stood silently watching him until he looked uncomfortable.
Silently, she slipped into the building.
Pete stood and looked down at Davis, who was silently nursing his coffee.
Cassie waited silently, knowing they were unaware of her presence.
She looked him over, silently dismissing any notion that this creature spent much time in the mortal world.
The men around her moved silently into every direction, and Mansr lifted his chin in a silent command for her to go.
Sarah silently gave thanks that Connor had left.
At that moment the pitiful wailing of women was heard from different sides, the frightened baby began to cry, and people crowded silently with pale faces round the cook.
But there were no dealers with voices of ingratiating affability inviting customers to enter; there were no hawkers, nor the usual motley crowd of female purchasers--but only soldiers, in uniforms and overcoats though without muskets, entering the Bazaar empty-handed and silently making their way out through its passages with bundles.
He tossed the shirt on the bed and walked silently to her.
He chuckled, silently thanking Damian and his mate.