Definitions for recently
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recently, late, lately, of late, latterlyadverb
in the recent past
"he was in Paris recently"; "lately the rules have been enforced"; "as late as yesterday she was fine"; "feeling better of late"; "the spelling was first affected, but latterly the meaning also"
In the recent past; newly; lately; freshly; not long since.
advices recently received
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from recent.
Those tubes, which are most recently made of fluids, are most flexible and most easily lengthened. Arbuthnot.
Recently refers to a period of time that has happened not long ago, typically within the immediate past days, weeks, or sometimes few months. It indicates actions or events that took place in the near past or just a short time previous to the present.
newly; lately; freshly; not long since; as, advices recently received
Recently is an EP by the Dave Matthews Band, released in 1994. All songs are live recordings. "Recently" is an edit of the live version found on Remember Two Things, recorded at The Flood Zone in Richmond, VA on August 10, 1993; "Dancing Nancies" and "Warehouse" were recorded at The Birchmere in Alexandria, Virginia on February 21, 1994; "All Along the Watchtower" and "Halloween" were recorded at Trax in Charlottesville, Virginia on February 22, 1994.
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Rank popularity for the word 'recently' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #795
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'recently' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1216
Rank popularity for the word 'recently' in Adverbs Frequency: #88
The numerical value of recently in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of recently in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Recently, I was asked if I was going to fire an employee who made a mistake that cost the company 600,000. No, I replied, I just spent 600,000 training him. Why would I want somebody to hire his experience
I recently read that love is entirely a matter of chemistry. That must be why my wife treats me like toxic waste.
Most recently, Ms. Dawut learned her elderly father, who was reportedly detained and interrogated multiple times by Chinese authorities in Xinjiang in recent years, recently passed away under unknown circumstances.
Recently, someone asked me if I believed in astrology. He seemed somewhat puzzled when I explained that the reason I don't is that I'm a Gemini.
When I recently applied for American citizenship, I passed the test. It was a conversation where I was asked many questions. I answered them truthfully and passed, recently however, I have been told that I must do another test, due to my use of marijuana and how some people who smoke it have exhibited a problem.
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- مؤخرًا, منذ عهد قريب, بالأمس, منذ فترة قريبة, حديثًاArabic
- recentmentCatalan, Valencian
- дукха хан йоццушChechen
- for nyligDanish
- vor kurzem, kürzlich, letztens, neulich, unlängstGerman
- προσφάτως, πρόσφαταGreek
- recientemente, hace poco, últimamenteSpanish
- به تازگی, اخیراPersian
- taannoin, viime aikoina, hiljattain, äskettäinFinnish
- ces derniers temps, récemment, dernièrementFrench
- koartlynWestern Frisian
- le déanaíIrish
- o chionn ghoiridScottish Gaelic
- ultimamente, recentementeGalician
- हाल ही मेंHindi
- nemrég, mostanában, az utóbbi időbenHungarian
- baru-baru iniIndonesian
- di recente, recentemente, ultimamenteItalian
- 先頃, この間, 最近Japanese
- 요즘, 근래Korean
- لهم چهندانهداKurdish
- i det siste, nyligNorwegian
- overlaatst, onlangs, laatst, recentelijkDutch
- nyleg, i det sisteNorwegian Nynorsk
- ostatnio, niedawnoPolish
- ultimamente, nos últimos tempos, recentementePortuguese
- de curând, recent, în ultimul timpRomanian
- недавно, в последнее времяRussian
- nyligen, på senare tidSwedish
- son günlerdeTurkish
- mới đây, gần đâyVietnamese
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