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Definition of gently:

  1. In a gentle manner.

Google Ngram Viewer results for gently:

This graph shows how "gently" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for gently:

  1. " Your tea, William," said Katharine gently. "Night and Day" , Virginia Woolf.
  2. The difficulty, it now seemed, was not to break the news gently to Mrs. Hilbery, but to make her understand it. "Night and Day" , Virginia Woolf.
  3. " I don't understand, Mary," he said, gently. "They Call Me Carpenter" , Upton Sinclair.

Quotes for gently:

  1. It is my hope that during my brief passage through this universe, that I may share with you the joy of hearing the music of the stars... knowing that the composer was from a distant place and the songs were written eons ago, which now fall gently on this place for all to hear. - Richard H. Baker
  2. It is right that he too should have his little chronicle, his memories, his reason, and be able to recognize the good in the bad, the bad in the worst, and so grow gently old down all the unchanging days, and die one day like any other day, only shorter. - Samuel Beckett
  3. You have to lead people gently toward what they already know is right. - Phil Crosby
  4. How gently rock yon poplars high Against the reach of primrose sky With heaven's pale candles stored. - Jean Ingelow
  5. I have been able to follow my death step by step and now my life goes gently to its end. - Pope John XXIII

Rhymes for gently:

  1. bentley, bently.
  2. incidentally.
  3. intently.

Idioms for gently:

  1. tread carefully/ gently/ lightly
  2. easy does it!, at gently does it!
  3. gently does it!
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