Definitions for distinctly
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clear to the mind; with distinct mental discernment
"it's distinctly possible"; "I could clearly see myself in his situation"
in a distinct and distinguishable manner
"the subtleties of this distinctly British occasion"
to a distinct degree
"urbanization in Spain is distinctly correlated with a fall in reproductive rate"
In a distinct manner.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from distinct.
To make an eccho that will report three, or four, or five words distinctly, it is requisite that the body percussing be a good distance off. Francis Bacon, Natural History, №. 248.
On its sides it was bounded pretty distinctly, but on its ends very confusedly and indistinctly. Isaac Newton, Opt.
The object I could first distinctly view,
Was tall streight trees, which on the waters flew. Dryden.
After the light of the sun was a little worn off my eyes, I could see all the parts of it distinctly, by a glimmering reflection that played upon them from the surface of the water. Addison.
Distinctly is an adverb used to describe something that is very noticeable or clear; something that is easily seen, heard, or recognized; characterized by being separate or different from others. It refers to clarity, precision or individuality.
with distinctness; not confusedly; without the blending of one part or thing another; clearly; plainly; as, to see distinctly
with meaning; significantly
The numerical value of distinctly in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of distinctly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
There is no distinctly native American criminal class except Congress.
This is one metal I'm feeling distinctly uncomfortable about. You have to conclude that demand is very weak, yes, you've had a surge of production out of Myanmar in the past couple of years, but shipments out of Indonesia, the dominant supplier, have been very low.
I respect the man who knows distinctly what he wishes. The greater part of all mischief in the world arises from the fact that men do not sufficiently understand their own aims. They have undertaken to build a tower, and spend no more labor on the foundation than would be necessary to erect a hut.
Clarity of mind means clarity of passion, too; this is why a great and clear mind loves ardently and sees distinctly what it loves.
To grow mature is to separate more distinctly, to connect more closely.
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