What does the word stilly mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Quietly.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Still; silent.

Usage examples for stilly

  1. Ailsa sang " Aileen Aroon," and " Oft in the Stilly Night," and everybody, later, sang " The Poor Old Soldier." – Ailsa Paige by Robert W. Chambers
  2. Thus mindlesse of what idle men will say He takes his own and stilly goes his way. – Democritus Platonissans by Henry More
  3. From camp to camp, through the foul womb of night, The hum of either army stilly sounds, That the fix'd sentinels almost receive The secret whispers of each other's watch. – King-Henry-V by Shakespeare, William