Origin of darkly
Examples from the Web for darkly
He looks at me darkly, as if to blame me for the price of movie tickets.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Well we have a new parliament and there are no excuses left,” he says darkly.
Smart, so smart, and darkly handsome; a practical joker, large-hearted and fun.
But this season he turns down the wattage, playing a darkly serious role in a play said to be about fly-fishing.Fall Broadway Preview: 'This Is Our Youth,' Bradley Cooper as ‘The Elephant Man,' and More|Janice Kaplan|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At the impressive Memorial Museum in Caen there is a darkly lit subterranean section called “France in the Dark Years.”
"I think there's a scoop if you want to work it," said Pinney, darkly.The Quality of Mercy|W. D. Howells
"She didn' look lak no lady what was goin' on no excu'sion," he muttered, darkly.The Girl in the Mirror|Elizabeth Garver Jordan
Darkly red through the profound gloom of their banks they flowed slowly on, as toward the devoted city.
They darkly feel that those to whom much has been given owe to the Master an account of stewardship.Woman in the Nineteenth Century|Margaret Fuller Ossoli
The darkly respectable furniture is, so to speak, en suite with Paramore's frock coat and cuffs.The Philanderer|George Bernard Shaw