Qui"et*ly, adv.


In a quiet state or manner; without motion; in a state of rest; as, to lie or sit quietly.


Without tumult, alarm, dispute, or disturbance; peaceably; as, to live quietly; to sleep quietly.


Calmly, without agitation or violent emotion; patiently; as, to submit quietly to unavoidable evils.


Noiselessly; silently; without remark or violent movement; in a manner to attract little or no observation; as, he quietly left the room.


© Webster 1913.

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