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Princeton's WordNet

  1. remotelyadverb

    in a remote manner

    "when the measured speech of the chorus passes over into song the tones are, remotely but unmistakably, those taught by the orthodox liturgy"

  2. remotelyadverb

    to a remote degree

    "it is remotely possible"


  1. remotelyadverb

    At a distance, far away.

  2. remotelyadverb

    Not much; scarcely; hardly.

    I'm not remotely in love with you.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Remotelyadverb

    Not nearly; at a distance.

    Etymology: from remote.

    It is commonly opinioned, that the earth was thinly inhabited, at least not remotely planted before the flood. Brown.

    Two lines in Mezentius and Lausus are indeed remotely allied to Virgil’s sense, but too like the tenderness of Ovid. Dry.

    While the fainting Dutch remotely fire
    In the first front amidst a slaughter’d pile,
    High on the mound he dy’d. Smith.


  1. remotely

    Remotely generally refers to performing an action or being present at a significant distance away from a particular location or person, often in the context of using technology or digital platforms. It can also mean a distinctive extent or degree of closeness or relation.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of remotely in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of remotely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of remotely in a Sentence

  1. Michael Hallowes:

    The ability to remotely monitor and manage the human impacts of this coronavirus through data our mobile phones naturally generate and operator networks process lawfully everyday has got to be of great utility to protecting our key workers from having to encounter people in breach, as well was giving us the analysis in real time of how widespread the infection is.

  2. Ian Kelleher:

    For most other modern cars there are virtually no other examples that are even remotely in this price range in terms of the collectability and desirability, what makes it unique is that you can actually drive it.

  3. Abidkadir Mohamed:

    All the 18 people on board the mini-bus are dead and burnt. A remotely controlled bomb along the road exploded.

  4. The Legal Aid Society:

    Our client merely patted Mr. Giuliani, who sustained nothing remotely resembling physical injuries, without malice to simply get his attention.

  5. Malcolm Rifkind:

    Im not remotely concerned by what the ambassador said, he was doing his job properly and for the most part, I agreed with his comments.

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