Definition of melancholically in US English:



  • See melancholic

    • ‘Their vocals murmur melancholically, and every listen reveals something else in the depths of sound that you hadn't noticed before.’
    • ‘He melancholically contemplates whether he's man or monster.’
    • ‘These are the songs that'll make people tap their feet and drink melancholically but not realize the twisting genius lurking within until generations later.’
    • ‘"Time is plentiful here," he writes melancholically in his diary.’
    • ‘He sighed melancholically, looking thoroughly defeated.’