What part of speech is “gracefully”

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gracefully is an adverb that is used to describe the manner in which something is done. It implies something that is done in an elegant or effortless way. It is derived from the word 'grace' which means style or charm.

1. She gracefully accepted the award with a gracious smile.

2. He closed the meeting gracefully and thanked everyone for attending.

3. She moved gracefully across the dance floor.

it is important to remember that when something is done gracefully, it implies a certain level of effortless elegance which is why the word cannot be used to describe all instances of something done kindly or politely.

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