from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In an unforced manner; naturally, voluntarily.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an unforced manner.


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

unforced +‎ -ly


  • Any profundity emerges unforcedly from a brisk tale of two youngsters stranded in the wake of multiple global and personal catastrophes.

    Stromata Blog:

  • Oh Lord, I've been sitting here for half an hour trying to think of some way to evoke how purely, unforcedly funny Portis is without using pushy words like "hilarious" that he would die before using.

    Books on Southern Humor

  • He held that it should be allowed to become part of a child as unforcedly as air or food, and he had an especial horror of what are known as heart-to-heart talks.

    Secret Bread

  • She laughed unforcedly now, as she looked up at him.

    God's Good Man

  • This time the old man laughed heartily and unforcedly.


  • Granting the prince a monster, however, as Mr. Adister unforcedly considered him, it was not so cheering a piece of intelligence that involved him yet closer with that man's rank blood: it curdled his own.

    Celt and Saxon — Volume 1


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