from The Century Dictionary.
- In a duteous manner.
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- adverb in a
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Here he is, wandering alone, waiting duteously on Nature, while she unfolds a page of stern, of silent, and of solemn poetry, beneath his attentive gaze.
But now he might love her duteously, since our lord the King had commanded the
Privy Seal His Last Venture Ford Madox Ford 1906
Therefore Mr. Flint duteously appeared at intervals among the elect, and appeared even to advantage.
Slippy McGee, Sometimes Known as the Butterfly Man Marie Conway Oemler 1905
The minister and his wife were as sincerely, duteously courteous.
A Woman Named Smith Marie Conway Oemler 1905
Thus encouraged, Mrs. Covil dropped into a chair, seeming not loath to tell those things she had, while Nancy leaned back and listened duteously for a perfunctory ten minutes.
The Seeker Harry Leon Wilson 1903
Which man must conquer duteously, as first his Maker willed?
My Life as an Author Tupper, Martin F 1886
And his brothers and his kinsmen duteously his hest obey,
Maha-bharata The Epic of Ancient India Condensed into English Verse Romesh Dutt 1878
Mr. Arbuton duteously set off with the bottle in his hand.
A Chance Acquaintance William Dean Howells 1878
He comes out of the house, having disposed all things duteously and fittingly round the dead, and Balaustion sees in his grave quietude that the truth is dawning on him; when suddenly Pheres, his father, who had refused to die for him, comes to lay his offering on the bier.
Yet the surprise I had plotted was uppermost in my mind, and I craved of him right duteously that he would grant me my will.
Complete Project Gutenberg Georg Ebers Works Georg Ebers 1867