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Princeton's WordNet

  1. subtly(adverb)

    in a subtle manner

    "late nineteenth-century French opera at its most beautiful, subtly romantic with a twilight melancholy"


  1. subtly(Adverb)

    With subtleness, in a subtle manner. With cleverness rather than brute force.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Subtly(adverb)

    in a subtle manner; slyly; artfully; cunningly

  2. Subtly(adverb)

    nicely; delicately

  3. Subtly(adverb)

    deceitfully; delusively

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