What does lately mean?

Definitions for lately
ˈleɪt lilate·ly

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

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
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say lately in sign language?

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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. Jeffrey Landsberg:

    The global economy and dry-bulk shipping market are showing us very real signs of distress, while dry-bulk rates often face at least some pressure during the early stages of a year, the magnitude of the declines being seen lately have been very rare.

  2. Jeff Davis:

    We are doing this as a prudent measure due to a lot of things in the news lately, while this change is not tied to a specific credible threat, recent events have led us to recognize the need to take prudent steps to ensure that our security measures can be increased quickly.

  3. Adam Isacson:

    There really has n’t been a lot of them found lately which likely because they are harder to detect.

  4. Gloria Diaz:

    I just can't believe her anymore with everything that's been in the news lately.

  5. Nadia Lopez:

    Before all of this happened for our school, I felt broken, and I think the world felt a little broken too, because a lot of bad things have been happening lately, especially between black people and white people. But all of you gave people a reason to feel a little less broken.

Images & Illustrations of lately

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