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English definition of “smilingly”

smilingly

adverb     /ˈsmaɪ.lɪŋ.li/
If you do something smilingly, you smile as you are doing it: When I complained about how long we'd had to wait for our food , the bill was whisked away and smilingly returned without the service charge .Laughing and smiling
(Definition of smilingly adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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