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- adv. In a buoyant manner.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a buoyant manner.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in a cheerfully buoyant manner
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As she set out with her father toward the village jail, she was again buoyantly in command of the situation.
'Thank God,' Jody Burgess exclaimed, standing up, coming around the bed with a kind of buoyantly expectant expression and both arms outstretched.
The boat acknowledged it at once, taking less water and rising more buoyantly.
I snuck out of the room, grabbed Carlina who was sitting outside in the hallway and buoyantly walked out the big front doors.
Le Carré's devoted readers -- I count myself as one -- know that not only did he transform spy novels when, based on his background as an MI5 and MI6 agent, he began his writing career but that he also buoyantly transcends the genre.
The London Mayor, Boris Johnson, is buoyantly insistent transport will be the 2012 dog that doesn't bark, but those at the sharp end betray more anxiety.
I thought back to those buoyantly optimistic times at CCNY, the working-class Harvard as it was justifiably called, last week when students protesting onerous tuition hikes at the University of California got pepper-sprayed for their efforts to keep hope alive.
Midway through this period, educator, author and landscape architect Harvey Rubenstein, in his comprehensive 1978 survey Central City Malls, buoyantly declared, "Pedestrian malls have become an exciting part of the revitalization of downtown business districts."
Under Stephen Anthony Head, the buoyantly self-obsessed and sex-obsessed boss—a delectably offensive character—work days are filled with raunchy fun, undergraduate sex prattle, and small humiliations.
Checking on progress as they finished final pieces last week, Brooklyn Street Art was treated to completed block tapestries and works in progress in their buoyantly buzzing studio.