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Princeton's WordNet

  1. newly, freshly, fresh, newadverb

    very recently

    "they are newly married"; "newly raised objections"; "a newly arranged hairdo"; "grass new washed by the rain"; "a freshly cleaned floor"; "we are fresh out of tomatoes"

  2. impertinently, saucily, pertly, freshly, impudentlyadverb

    in an impudent or impertinent manner

    "a lean, swarthy fellow was peering through the window, grinning impudently"


  1. freshlyadverb

    Recently, newly.

    The freshly picked flowers will wilt in a few days but for now are still fragrant.

  2. freshlyadverb

    In a rude or impertinent manner.

    He freshly pinched her bottom...and she liked it.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Freshlyadverb

    Etymology: from fresh.

    The weeds of heresy being grown unto such ripeness as that was, do, even in the very cutting down, scatter oftentimes those seeds which for a while lie unseen and buried in the earth; but afterwards freshly spring up again, no less pernicious than at the first. Richard Hooker, b. v. s. 42.

    Then shall our names,
    Familiar in their mouth as houshold words,
    Be in their flowing cups freshly remember’d. William Shakespeare, Hen. V.

    They are now freshly in difference with them. Francis Bacon.

    Looks he as freshly as he did the day he wrestled? William Shakespeare.


  1. Freshly

    Freshly is a New York-based prepared meal delivery company that delivers throughout the United States. Founded by Michael Wystrach and Carter Comstock, the company ships one million meals per week and delivers to the contiguous United States. In 2020 Freshly was acquired by Nestlé for US$1.5 billion.


  1. freshly

    Freshly is an adverb that generally refers to something that is new, recent, just completed or just prepared. It pertains to actions done not long ago or immediately prior. For example, a freshly baked loaf of bread would refer to a loaf of bread that has just been baked. It can also imply purity, cleanliness, or briskness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Freshlyadverb

    in a fresh manner; vigorously; newly, recently; brightly; briskly; coolly; as, freshly gathered; freshly painted; the wind blows freshly

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of freshly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of freshly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of freshly in a Sentence

  1. Nadine Gehrmann:

    I highly recommend the Aeropress due to its compact size and easy cleanup, it not only produces a delicious cup of coffee that can rival any coffee shop, but when combined with a hand-held grinder, you can have freshly ground coffee wherever you are.

  2. Jeffrey Abramson:

    Whatever scabbing or healing had begun to take place, the Boston wound is freshly ripped open by the events in Paris.

  3. Karl Siebert:

    After you get a freshly poured Guinness, you can make a face in the foam, and by the time you finish drinking it, the face is still there.

  4. Bob Vander Plaats:

    This Nebraska trip might get him in the news a little bit over here, but it’s also probably going to raise questions on why a freshly elected governor is out on the trail and not back home leading. That’s something he’ll have to confront if he chooses to make the race.

  5. Heydon Mizon:

    The pub is a real pub, with roaring fires, locally crafted cask ales, world beers and great wines specializing in freshly roasted rotisserie chicken and pub classics.

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    very close or connected in space or time
    • A. appellative
    • B. contiguous
    • C. equivalent
    • D. tacky

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