Contentedly vs Peacefully - What's the difference?

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Contentedly is a related term of peacefully.


As adverbs the difference between contentedly and peacefully

is that contentedly is in a contented manner while peacefully is in a peaceful manner.

contentedly

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • In a contented manner.
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    peacefully

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • in a peaceful manner