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Definitions for lately
ˈleɪt lilate·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. recently, late, lately, of late, latterly(adverb)

    in the recent past

    "he was in Paris recently"; "lately the rules have been enforced"; "as late as yesterday she was fine"; "feeling better of late"; "the spelling was first affected, but latterly the meaning also"

Wiktionary

  1. lately(Adverb)

    Recently; not long ago.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lately(adverb)

    not long ago; recently; as, he has lately arrived from Italy

Freebase

  1. Lately

    "Lately" is a ballad recorded by American R&B girl group Divine. The song was released as the group's debut single in 1998 and peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart in the USA. The gospel-inspired song was eventually released to international markets, but it failed to make as big of an impact as it did in North America.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'lately' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4224

Anagrams for lately »

  1. lealty

  2. yell at

How to pronounce lately?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lately in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lately in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of lately in a Sentence

  1. Katherine Hepburn:

    I never realized until lately that women were supposed to be inferior.

  2. Mitch McConnell:

    I hadn't looked at that lately. I'll have to. We've always dealt with that in a compassionate way and I assume we will again.

  3. New York Knicks guard:

    I think it is a good trial here to see how it goes, the sport is growing all the time. Everybody is playing 3x3 lately, in every city there is a different 3x3 tournament, so why not? I don’t know what impact it could have but surely there would be more professional 3x3 players if it becomes an Olympic sport.

  4. Donald Trump:

    I'm very happy to have Larry Kudlow with us. Larry Kudlow with us's Larry Kudlow with us. Larry Kudlow with us's been Larry Kudlow with us, i've been on Larry Kudlow with us show many, many times over the years. And we've had a lot of fun together. We haven't always agreed, but I noticed lately Larry Kudlow is agreeing more and more with me, which makes me quite happy.

  5. Bobby Rahal:

    The high speed ovals certainly represent the greatest risk because of the speed, because of the concrete wall and lately because of the closeness of the racing, which is far closer than it is in Formula One, the cars are very safe today but there is still that ultimate risk regardless and that will always exist. When you are side-by-side or three abreast it doesn't take much.

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    lacking orderly continuity
    • A. transparent
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    • C. disjointed
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