Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Idly"

The meaning of "Idly" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does idly by mean?
A: idly = doing nothing

Standing idly by = expression saying that when help was needed, none was forthcoming.

• The bully was teasing the younger students while the adults stood idly by. [The adults should have come to the rescue but did not.]
Q: What does idly mean?
A: slowly, leisurely
Q: What does idly mean?
A: Idly means inactive, it is and adverb of the word idle (which is an adjective)

Example sentences using "Idly"

Q: Please show me example sentences with idly.
A: Don’t stand idly by while a child is being abused.
Idle means “neutral“, “not doing anything “. The adverb is IDLY.
—Don’t idly look at your phone while you block pedestrians.
Q: Please show me example sentences with idly.
A: idly means something thats there with no purpose or reason so-
"Everyone was talking but i was just idling by"
"people were idling outside my house"
Q: Please show me example sentences with idly.
A: She sat idly by the pond watching the birds and the fish.

He waited idly for the bus to arrive, twiddling his thumbs as he stared absently at the passing cars.

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