merely, simply, just, only, butadverb
and nothing more
"I was merely asking"; "it is simply a matter of time"; "just a scratch"; "he was only a child"; "hopes that last but a moment"
"I just can't take it anymore"; "he was just grand as Romeo"; "it's simply beautiful!"
absolutely; altogether; really
"we are simply broke"
in a simple manner; without extravagance or embellishment
"she was dressed plainly"; "they lived very simply"
In a simple way or state; considered in or by itself; without addition; alone
Plainly; without art or subtlety; clearly; obviously; unquestionably.
I was simply asking a question.
That was a simply wonderful dessert.
Simply, he just fired you.
in a simple manner or state; considered in or by itself; without addition; along; merely; solely; barely
plainly; without art or subtlety
In a simple way or manner.
The systems were defined and created simply to ensure optimum efficiency.Submitted by MaryC on April 8, 2020
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Simply' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #533
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Simply' in Written Corpus Frequency: #823
Rank popularity for the word 'Simply' in Adverbs Frequency: #74
The numerical value of Simply in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of Simply in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
The notion that we don't care about big banks and the risks they pose I find simply isn't true.
The companies that are expanding patents by simply changing the dosage or the way they are packaging something are going to get knee capped.
For the brave men and women of the United States armed forces, failure is simply not an option, so when it’s our turn in Congress to have their backs, failure is not an option either. I would urge my colleagues to support this legislation one more time.
I pay no attention whatever to anybody's praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings.
To defend one's self against fear is simply to ensure that one will, one day, be conquered by it fears must be faced.
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Translations for Simply
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- senzillament, simplementCatalan, Valencian
- sencillamente, simplementeSpanish
- به زبان سادهPersian
- secara sederhanaIndonesian
- in parole povere, semplicementeItalian
- intet mindre enn, ganske enkelt, rett og slettNorwegian
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