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Definitions for perfectly
ˈpɜr fɪkt liper·fect·ly

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. absolutely, perfectly, utterly, deadadverb

    completely and without qualification; used informally as intensifiers

    "an absolutely magnificent painting"; "a perfectly idiotic idea"; "you're perfectly right"; "utterly miserable"; "you can be dead sure of my innocence"; "was dead tired"; "dead right"

  2. perfectlyadverb

    in a perfect or faultless way

    "She performed perfectly on the balance beam"; "spoke English perfectly"; "solved the problem perfectly"

Wiktionary

  1. perfectlyadverb

    With perfection.

    They completed the first series perfectly.

  2. perfectlyadverb

    Wholly, adequately.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Perfectlyadverb

    Etymology: from perfect.

    Chawing little sponges dipt in oil, when perfectly under water, he could longer support the want of respiration. Boyle.

    Words recal to our thoughts those ideas only which they have been wont to be signs of, but cannot introduce any perfectly new and unknown simple ideas. John Locke.

    We know bodies and their properties most perfectly. John Locke.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Perfectlyadverb

    in a perfect manner or degree; in or to perfection; completely; wholly; throughly; faultlessly

Editors Contribution

  1. perfectlyadverb

    In a perfect manner.

    They married perfectly on the day they both chose together and had a calm amount of time to arrange and plan it together.


    Submitted by MaryC on April 12, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'perfectly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2398

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'perfectly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1958

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'perfectly' in Adverbs Frequency: #188

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of perfectly in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of perfectly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of perfectly in a Sentence

  1. Zack Cooper:

    Pakistan for me is a good example here of what to look at, what China has been most interested in is road/rail networks from the Indian Ocean through Pakistan into China. Afghanistan is just not perfectly located for some of those road and rail networks.

  2. Darawan Abu Bakr:

    I brought this one to Bakhtiyar. There's something wrong with the chamber, so he has to fix it, i brought other weapons to Bakhtiyar as well and he repaired all of them. He's very good in his job. None of his repaired guns malfunctioned again. They all worked perfectly.

  3. Laurence Sterne:

    Nothing is so perfectly amusing as a total change of ideas.

  4. Donald Trump:

    All I want to do is be able to watch. We have an unbelievable and expensive military base built in Iraq. It's perfectly situated for looking at all over different parts of Middle East rather than pulling up, and this is what a lot of people don't understand. We're going to keep watching and we're going to keep seeing and if there's trouble, if somebody is looking to do nuclear weapons or other things, we're going to know it before they do.

  5. Chris Souk:

    Our first client was a prominent person in Greensboro, and the sale went perfectly, we sold 90 percent of the things in the home. That has to do with the training we received. But that got us leaning in the right direction. We have really resonated in Greensboro.

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Translations for perfectly

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  • perfectamentCatalan, Valencian
  • durchaus, vollkommen, perfektGerman
  • perfekteEsperanto
  • perfectamenteSpanish
  • täydellisesti, täydellisen, kaikin puolin, täysinFinnish
  • parfaitementFrench
  • perfectamenteGalician
  • perfectDutch
  • perfeitamentePortuguese
  • безупре́чно, отли́чно, абсолю́тно, прекра́сно, соверше́нно, по́лностью, целико́мRussian
  • perfektSwedish
  • бездога́нно, цілкови́то, цілко́м, абсолю́тноUkrainian

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