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Definitions for partly
ˈpɑrt lipart·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. partially, partly, partadverb

    in part; in some degree; not wholly

    "I felt partly to blame"; "He was partially paralyzed"


  1. partlyadverb

    in part, or to some degree, but not completely

Webster Dictionary

  1. Partlyadverb

    in part; in some measure of degree; not wholly

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'partly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1815

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'partly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2473

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'partly' in Adverbs Frequency: #155

Anagrams for partly »

  1. raptly

  2. paltry

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of partly in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of partly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of partly in a Sentence

  1. Glenn Grothman:

    Wake up FCC and begin to do your job, the moral decline of America is partly due to your utter complacency.

  2. Christian Nevell Bovee:

    The beauty seen, is partly in him who sees it.

  3. Daniel Koch:

    For the moment, what we have seen in Europe is that filling up the stadiums partly is a safe thing to do.

  4. Jon Sletten:

    On overseas vessels is perhaps a step too far, but I think elements are already being used in shipping today when it comes to mooring and to the voyage, i think we'll see more partly autonomous elements added.

  5. Angus Nicholson:

    We haven't seen a sharp selloff as one might have expected and partly this is reflective of just how oversold levels are at the moment in the market and people were just looking for a bounce, but I do think as we slowly digest (the Chinese data), perhaps a bit of selling might come into the market in the afternoon.

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    the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
    • A. jab
    • B. ternion
    • C. sheath
    • D. dint

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