Definition of resignedly in US English:

resignedly

adverb

  • See resigned

    • ‘Having put my hats away for another year, I resignedly shake the mothballs from my woollens and resolutely turn to face the dark months ahead.’
    • ‘‘I am facing decisions all my life,’ he said resignedly, while checking in luggage.’
    • ‘‘I have far too much to do and give myself silly deadlines,’ he says resignedly.’
    • ‘His father shrugged and said resignedly, ‘I'm calling the police.’’
    • ‘‘I really don't listen to anything to be honest with you,’ he resignedly admits from his Dallas home.’

Pronunciation

resignedly

/rəˈzīnədlē//rəˈzaɪnədli/