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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.

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. Caroline Weaver:

    A lot of our customers are people who happen to be walking by, and they come in a little surprised and amused by a shop that just sells pencils, but we also get a lot of word-of-mouth business from journalists, designers, architects and kids coming in after school. I love seeing kids get excited about pencils. Adults remember the smell, the tactile sensation of writing with a freshly sharpened pencil.

  2. 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.

  3. David Asher:

    Idon’t know that we've ever seen a freshly emerged virus spread asymptomatically in the wild like this, the reason the DNI cannot get to the bottom of the COVID origins is because they don’t use clues or think deductively.

  4. Jeffrey Abramson:

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

  5. Fran Lebowitz:

    Even when freshly washed and relieved of all obvious confections, children tend to be sticky.

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    an outward semblance that misrepresents the true nature of something
    • A. contribution
    • B. empire
    • C. disguise
    • D. abdomen

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