What does duly mean?

Definitions for dulyˈdu li, ˈdyu-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word duly.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. punctually, duly(adverb)

    at the proper time

    "she was duly apprised of the raise"


  1. duly(Adverb)

    In a due, fit, or becoming manner; as it ought to be; properly.

    The citizen's concern was duly noted in the meeting minutes.

  2. duly(Adverb)

    Regularly; at the proper time.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Duly(adverb)

    in a due, fit, or becoming manner; as it (anything) ought to be; properly; regularly

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Duly

    dū′li, adv. properly: fitly: at the proper time. [See Due.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of duly in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of duly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Paddy Ankunda:

    I can confirm that he is the one. We have duly identified him. There is no doubt about his identity.

  2. Shaban Bantariza:

    Someone is only allowed to hold a mass rally and distribute campaign materials only when they have been duly nominated as a candidate.

  3. Christine Lagarde:

    We do not have a choice as to who represents a country, and we take all governments, duly elected ... as the legitimate partner in the negotiations.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    An organization which can't do appreciation of a right, dutiful person with duly increment & promotion does not deserve to run its business even for one year duration.

  5. Texas Attorney General:

    The President is abdicating his responsibility to faithfully enforce laws that were duly enacted by Congress and attempting to rewrite immigration laws, which he has no authority to do.

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