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. Photographer Zack Arias ':

    Rarely do I see someone looking at their device happy, maybe we should de-vice ourselves, as in ridding ourselves from them just a little bit.

  2. David Goldman:

    They rarely want to give up their guns.

  3. Alexander Pope:

    Words are like leaves and where they most abound, Much fruit of sense beneath is rarely found.

  4. New York:

    He rarely loses his temper.

  5. Maureen Dowd, New York Times, January 10, 2005:

    It is a lesson never learned: Matters of state and the heart that start with a lie rarely end well.

Images & Illustrations of rarely

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