coldly


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Synonyms for coldly

in a cold unemotional manner

References in classic literature ?
When his host followed him out on the staircase with a candle, to light him down the stairs, the day was coldly looking in through its grimy windows.
Day after day, week after week, month after month, I was coldly neglected.
Sometimes, she would coldly tolerate me; sometimes, she would condescend to me; sometimes, she would be quite familiar with me; sometimes, she would tell me energetically that she hated me.
Oh no, thank you," said Nancy, coldly, as soon as she perceived where he was going, "not in there.
I went swiftly from the Ghost Mountain back to the kraal Umgugundhlovu, and presented myself before Dingaan, who at first looked on me coldly.
Madam," I said, breathlessly springing forward, as a heavenly being was coldly tearing the hook from the gills of the unlucky trout, "though I am a stranger, will you do me a great favour?
Cedric himself coldly nodded in answer to the Jew's repeated salutations, and signed to him to take place at the lower end of the table, where, however, no one offered to make room for him.
I don't know what you mean by both of us," said Gertrude coldly.
Fogg paid the customary fee, coldly bowed, and went out, followed by his servant.
For my part I consider that it is better to be adventurous than cautious, because fortune is a woman, and if you wish to keep her under it is necessary to beat and ill-use her; and it is seen that she allows herself to be mastered by the adventurous rather than by those who go to work more coldly.
Was it to tell me that, madame," coldly replied Gondy, "that your majesty admitted me to the honor of entering your presence?
Twas once & only once & the wild hour From my rememberance shall not pass - some power Or spell had bound me - 'twas the chilly wind Came o'er me in the night & left behind Its image on my spirit, or the moon Shone on my slumbers in her lofty noon Too coldly - or the stars - howe'er it was That dream was as that night wind - let it pass.
Perhaps," coldly and angrily replied Dolokhov, glancing at Sonya, and, scowling, he gave Nicholas just such a look as he had given Pierre at the Club dinner.
Then he looked coldly towards his visitor and provided him, perhaps, with one of the most complete surprises of his life.
His blood ran no less coldly, nor did his pulses beat the faster, for this backward glance into things finished.