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ˈleɪt lilate·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. recently, late, lately, of late, latterlyadverb

    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. latelyadverb

    Recently; not long ago.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Latelyadverb

    Not long ago.

    Etymology: from late.

    Paul found a certain Jew named Aquila, lately come from Italy. Acts xviii. 1.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Latelyadverb

    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

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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. 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.

  2. Siddharth Astir:

    Lately..... all a girl desires from a guy is a GOOD SOUL(Standard of Ur Living)!!!!!

  3. Song Myung-sub:

    The technological gap between Samsung and its competitors in fields such as DRAM and NAND has been widening lately, which helps the company avoid the rate of profit decline seen at other firms.

  4. Colin Cieszynski:

    Given the gains we've seen lately, this is a normal trading correction.

  5. 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.

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