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Princeton's WordNet

  1. entirely, exclusively, solely, alone, onlyadverb

    without any others being included or involved

    "was entirely to blame"; "a school devoted entirely to the needs of problem children"; "he works for Mr. Smith exclusively"; "did it solely for money"; "the burden of proof rests on the prosecution alone"; "a privilege granted only to him"


  1. exclusivelyadverb

    to the exclusion of anything or anyone else; solely or entirely

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Exclusivelyadverb

    Etymology: from exclusive.

    It is not so easy to discern, among the many differing substances that may be obtained from the same portion of matter, which ought to be esteemed, exclusively to all the rest, its inexistent elementary ingredients; much less what primogeneal and simple bodies, convened together, compose it. Boyle.

    Ulysses addresses himself to the queen chiefly or primarily, but not exclusively of the king. Notes to Pope’s Odyssey.

    The first part lasts from the date of the citation to the joining of issue, exclusively: the second continues to a conclusion in the cause, inclusively. John Ayliffe, Parergon.

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'exclusively' in Adverbs Frequency: #322

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exclusively in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of exclusively in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of exclusively in a Sentence

  1. Ryan Mauro:

    ISIS did not want this exclusively for a French audience, the group wanted to send a message to Americans, as well.

  2. Donald Trump:

    As I said today and many times before, 'I have GREAT confidence in MY intelligence people', however, I also recognize that in order to build a brighter future, we cannot exclusively focus on the past - as the world's two largest nuclear powers, we must get along!

  3. Amanda Saucedo:

    I was a single mom of two kids, so I took sleep any way I could get it, i was like,' These people say it's safe if I take these precautions,' so that's what I did -- only one pillow, one blanket and only the mom in the bed, with a baby that is exclusively breastfed.

  4. Shahar Azran/WJC:

    Preserving and conserving the remains of the Holocaust are critical to maintaining an accurate record of the atrocities committed, especially as the number of livingfirst-hand witnesses inevitably dwindles, only by knowing the past can we protect our future, and we are deeply grateful for Chancellor Merkel for her commitment to the preservation of the site where almost 1 million Jews were brutally murdered by the Nazis only and exclusively because they were Jews.

  5. Tathagata Satpathy:

    It has been showcased as a tool exclusively meant for disbursement of subsidies and we do not realize that it can also be used for mass surveillance, can the government ... assure us that this Aadhaar card and the data that will be collected under it – biometric, biological, iris scan, finger print, everything put together – will not be misused as has been done by the NSA in the U.S.?

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    be contingent upon (something that is elided)
    • A. conceal
    • B. disturb
    • C. depend
    • D. observe

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