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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mildlyadverb

    to a moderate degree

    "he was mildly interested"

  2. gently, mildlyadverb

    in a gentle manner

    "he talked gently to the injured animal"


  1. mildlyadverb

    In a mild manner.

  2. mildlyadverb

    To a mild degree; slightly.

    a mildly amusing joke

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Mildlyadverb

    Etymology: from mild.

    Prince, too mildly reigning,
    Cease thy sorrow and complaining. Dryden.

    The air once heated maketh the flame burn more mildly, and so helpeth the continuance. Francis Bacon, Nat. Hist. №. 375.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mildlyadverb

    in a mild manner

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mildly in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mildly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of mildly in a Sentence

  1. Rick Meckler:

    In a market that was chaotically falling, I think even average numbers would have provided some support, but the numbers were actually mildly bullish for the economy.

  2. Frank Ong:

    As testing capacity has continued to increase, more and more asymptomatic or mildly symptomatic individuals have undergone testing, most of whom likely have lower viral loads in their clinical samples, my best advice is to treat yourself as if you are likely infected after suspected exposure. Quarantine, wear a mask to cover both nose and mouth, and practice good hygiene practices. If you want to take extra precautions or you believe you may have been exposed, get tested for the virus using an FDA-authorized test for Covid-19.

  3. Donald Trump:

    You had dirty cops, you had people who are bad FBI folks ... At the top, they were not clean, to put it mildly.

  4. Mandy Joye:

    It was a shock, to put it mildly, i think my jaw literally hit the floor.

  5. Cas Mudde:

    This is a pre-emptive strike... criticizing Fidesz mildly, before real critique comes out, and then later either not following up or accepting marginal adjustments.

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