wonderingly


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Synonyms for wonderingly

in a curious and questioning manner

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Little Annie looked, searched, and asked them all if any one could tell her of the Fairy whom she sought; but the birds looked wonderingly at her with their soft, bright eyes, and still sang on; the flowers nodded wisely on their stems, but did not speak, while butterfly and bee buzzed and fluttered away, one far too busy, the other too idle, to stay and tell her what she asked.
Martin drank in every detail wonderingly, with a kind of awe.
The poor creature looked wonderingly round at the night, at the lantern, at their two figures, as if he could not believe that at that hour, when every living thing was intended to be in shelter and at rest, he was called upon to go out and labour.
And Jo stands shivering and looking at the breakfast wonderingly.
We had traversed the entire way without mishap or adventure, and though the few we had met had eyed the great calot wonderingly, none had pierced the red pigment with which I had smoothly smeared every square inch of my body.
For some time after regaining her senses, Alice gazed wonderingly about the interior of the little cabin, and then, with a satisfied sigh, said:
said Lydgate, wonderingly, as he handed the note to her.
We did not see her becoming little then, nor sharply turn our heads when she said wonderingly how small her arms had grown.
At once the woman moved, turned her head wonderingly this way and that, to note all who stood before her, and seeing Dr.
First they looked wonderingly at the almost naked white man standing there with the firelight playing upon rounded muscles, took in the primitive attire and the equally primitive armament and then all eyes turned toward the colonel.
No affection for Tredowen," she repeated wonderingly.
He studied the reflection long and thoughtfully and wonderingly.
Sweetsir, the man's eyes as he left the gallery turned wonderingly towards the famous landscape.
asked the shaggy man, who had listened wonderingly to all this.
Nevertheless, he had, on a certain star-lit evening, said wonderingly and quite reverently: "Deh moon looks like hell, don't it?