Examples of happily in a Sentence
They have been happily married for 12 years.
They lived happily ever after.
We happily accept credit cards.
Recent Examples of happily from the Web
In the photo, Bell happily showed off her unusual pool accessory while raising her hands in the air so her husband could better capture them in the picture.
Bob happily spent countless hours at the Simsbury Library and enjoyed the strong sense of community there.
This change has meant colorful new bats for brothers Taylor Blevins, 11, and Chase Blevins, 9, who happily showed them off recently at the indoor batting cage of Chad Blevins, their father and coach in the Havre de Grace Little League.
The couple happily accepted, and as the need grew, so did the amount of the check, Lisa Hixon said.
My parents met on a setup, and they’ve been happily married for nearly 30 years.
Quite happily, if a recent visit to their Gramercy Park apartment is any measure.
But Brainstorm Health readers, happily, don’t have to wait to get some inside skinny on why Gawande got the job—and what his initial marching orders are.
And happily, the appeal of Pärt’s music not only survives the scrutiny, but seems somehow deepened by this journey to its roots.
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HAPPILY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of happily for English Language Learners
: in a happy way or state
—used to say that something good or lucky has happened
: in a very willing way
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