Origin of slyly
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“I like the symbolism,” Ware says slyly before reaching for a shopping cart.
“The world is porous and full of holes…so you just find the cracks,” Austin says slyly.A Most Illegal Adventure with New York City’s Wildest Underground Event Planners|Nina Strochlic|December 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He was a shy, abrupt, slyly witty, and intensely thoughtful man.
Leaving the Atocha Station A widely acclaimed debut novel with a slyly self-conscious look at a young poet just passing the time.
Slyly moving past the bushy eye-browed front clerk, I ran upstairs to my mother.
Mr Brass slyly tickles his nose with his pen, and looks at Kit with the water standing in his eyes.The Old Curiosity Shop|Charles Dickens
"Perhaps your head is weak, Jack," suggested his father, slyly.Jack's Ward|Horatio Alger, Jr.
“You overlooked me merely,” slyly suggested Charles, swinging his stick in the direction of the departed hunters.Mistress Nell|George C. Hazelton, Jr.
"But marriage would probably cure her giggling," Witherspoon replied, slyly winking at Henry.The Colossus|Opie Read
She slyly set the best construction on my perfectly commonplace reply.The Legacy of Cain|Wilkie Collins