Examples of mercifully in a Sentence
His crimes have been dealt with mercifully.
Mercifully, the professor always makes our tests easy.
Recent Examples of mercifully from the Web
Rose is past his latest surgery, one that repaired his meniscus and, probably mercifully, ended his season with the Knicks.
THE WEST MUST RISE From the day Big Ten officials mercifully killed the Legends and Leaders divisions and realigned the league geographically into East and West divisions,
All are, mercifully, just as fleeting as the eclipse itself.
The eight episodes that make up Ten Years Later are at once mercifully lean and also stocked to the brim with cameos, visual jokes, inside jokes, and new jokes masquerading as inside jokes.
Since the frantic Scott Pioli era mercifully was ended after the 2012 season, the Chiefs largely had enjoyed prosperity on the field and seemingly serenity off it under the Andy Reid-John Dorsey regime.
Twice more, in 1965 and 1971, India and Pakistan fought full-blown if mercifully brief wars.
What matters is that the process has finally – mercifully – begun.
Megalosaurus was yet another example of this, those menacing teeth offering a mercifully quick end to victims.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'mercifully.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of mercifully
MERCIFULLY Defined for English Language Learners
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up mercifully? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).