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  • adv. In a beaming way, or while beaming

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a beaming manner; radiantly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a beaming manner; brightly; radiantly.


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beaming +‎ -ly


  • He held out his hand, and the half-caste took it beamingly.


  • "Ah, sealed orders," the Ancient Mariner went on beamingly.


  • You think back on ordering coffee in a cafe: What made your waiter beamingly, irrationally glad when you slid your chair in slightly to let him pass?

    Peter Mandel: Egypt a Mystery for Travelers, Even Before Its Unrest

  • The same smirking, self-delighted narcissist will remain beamingly oblivious to how much we, Democrats everywhere, and informed men and women of good will around the globe loathe him and the ground he walks on.

    Election Central Morning Roundup

  • In the diversified throng were shawled crones, young fathers with niños perched atop their shoulders, and beautiful brown women beamingly holding the hands of other children, each dressed in his best.

    Las Posadas, 2001

  • Thea, astonishingly and beamingly eight months pregnant, read two essays from her book, brief and impressionistic pieces that capture as no other kind of testimony can, the ways in which "intersex" is dismissed and pathologized.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • You can go to your local theater on Christmas Day and watch "" Stepmom, '' in which Susan Sarandon, instead of shuffling off her mortal coil, smiles beamingly at the camera in a happy family portrait in the last frame.

    Death Takes A Hike

  • As beamingly self-unaware, perhaps, as anyone I have ever seen ....

    Diagnosing Sarah Barracuda; Borderline? Bipolar?

  • Are there no "conservative" commentators in this great nation of our country other than the beamingly repellent, the almost-indicted, and the smugly dishonest?

    Ellis Weiner: Two Guys From the Garbage

  • I would think it would be a beamingly proud, shout it from the rooftops puddle!

    Ruminations on a Run


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