Also found in: Dictionary, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • adv

Synonyms for coolly

in a composed and unconcerned manner

References in classic literature ?
"Now by my halidom!" said Robin Hood; "for a man escaping the law, you took it about as coolly as one could wish.
They would coolly skip over our age of the world, and say: "Smyrna was not faithful unto death, and so her crown of life was denied her; Ephesus repented, and lo!
Aramis reflected a moment - "Biscarrat first," replied he, coolly. "He knows us."
"Then I ought not to have done business with him at all," Wingrave said coolly. "If he cannot find sixty thousand dollars, he has no right to be in Wall street.
Filling it with water, he retired a short distance, to a place where the ground was more firm and dry; here he coolly seated himself, and after taking a long, and, apparently, a grateful draught, he commenced a very strict examination of the fragments of food left by the Hurons, which had hung in a wallet on his arm.
"Had we gone to the bend in the river, we might have been in time to rake the leaves over your bodies, but too late to have saved your scalps," coolly answered the scout.
"There's no occasion for hurry," said Cassy, coolly; "they are all out after the hunt,--that's the amusement of the evening!
"Only the hunt coming back," said Cassy, coolly; "never fear.
"Not out of charity," I answered coolly. "I don't really care a twopenny damn if you starve or not."
Boris, coolly looking at Helene's dazzling bare shoulders which emerged from a dark, gold-embroidered, gauze gown, talked to her of old acquaintances and at the same time, unaware of it himself and unnoticed by others, never for an instant ceased to observe the Emperor who was in the same room.
"None whatever," Major Thomson replied coolly. "Without wishing to be in any way personal, I might say that there are statesmen in your Government, for whom you must accept a certain amount of responsibility, who have been largely instrumental in bringing this hideous danger upon the country.
I meditated suicide coolly, as a Greek philosopher might.
Then in the 37th minute Orient won a penalty when Carl Griffiths was flattened by Jeff Eckhardt and Lockwood coolly slotted home.
A completely revitalised Barnet came out for the second half and McGleish pounced on a rebound to put Barnet ahead and five minutes later Devine coolly converted his second when a bad clearance fell to him.
Leaders Mathare United on Thursday had to rely on a late Chrispin Oduor's late penalty to get a point off a sturdy Sony Sugar side as the two teams drew 1-1 in a SportPesa Premier League match in Awendo.Tobias Otieno opened the scoring in 64th minute for Sony Sugar after he coolly slotted past Allan Owiny in Mathare United's goal.