What does rarely mean?

Definitions for rarely
ˈrɛər lirarely

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rarely, seldom(adverb)

    not often

    "we rarely met"

Wiktionary

  1. rarely(Adverb)

    Not occurring at a regular interval; seldom; not often.

  2. rarely(Adverb)

    Unusually well; excellently.

  3. rarely(Adverb)

    To a rare degree; very.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rarely(adverb)

    in a rare manner or degree; seldom; not often; as, things rarely seen

  2. Rarely(adverb)

    finely; excellently; with rare skill. See 3d Rare, 2

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'rarely' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2399

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'rarely' in Adverbs Frequency: #196

How to pronounce rarely ?

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

How to say rarely in sign language?

  1. rarely

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rarely in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rarely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of rarely in a Sentence

  1. John Miller:

    He rarely overruled me.

  2. New York:

    He rarely loses his temper.

  3. Voltaire:

    We are rarely proud when we are alone.

  4. David Goldman:

    They rarely want to give up their guns.

  5. Laurel Thatcher Ulrich:

    Well-behaved women rarely make history.

Images & Illustrations of rarely

  1. rarelyrarelyrarelyrarelyrarely

Popularity rank by frequency of use

rarely#1#7073#10000

Translations for rarely

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for rarely »

Translation

Find a translation for the rarely definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • Chinese - Simplified 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • Chinese - Traditional 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Spanish Español (Spanish)
  • Japanese 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Portuguese Português (Portuguese)
  • German Deutsch (German)
  • Arabic العربية (Arabic)
  • French Français (French)
  • Russian Русский (Russian)
  • Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • Korean 한국어 (Korean)
  • Hebrew עברית (Hebrew)
  • Ukrainian Український (Ukrainian)
  • Urdu اردو (Urdu)
  • Hungarian Magyar (Hungarian)
  • Hindi मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesian Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italian Italiano (Italian)
  • Tamil தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Turkish Türkçe (Turkish)
  • Telugu తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • Thai ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Vietnamese Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Czech Čeština (Czech)
  • Polish Polski (Polish)
  • Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Romanian Românește (Romanian)
  • Dutch Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Greek Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latin Latinum (Latin)
  • Swedish Svenska (Swedish)
  • Danish Dansk (Danish)
  • Finnish Suomi (Finnish)
  • Persian فارسی (Persian)
  • Yiddish ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • Armenian հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norwegian Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English English (English)

Discuss these rarely definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"rarely." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 18 Jun 2019. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/rarely>.

Are we missing a good definition for rarely? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for rarely:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.