Sentence Examples

  • "Sit down," he ordered gruffly, but his eyes were twinkling with mirth.
  • A deep masculine voice commanded so gruffly that she jumped.
  • "You'll have to hold on to me," he spoke gruffly over a shoulder.
  • Yancey tossed his newspaper aside and stomped into the hallway, where he gruffly answered the intrusive caller.
  • One of the soldiers, evidently suffering, shouted gruffly and angrily at Pierre to go back.

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