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Princeton's WordNet

  1. respectfullyadverb

    in a respectful manner

    "might I respectfully suggest to the Town Council that they should adopt a policy of masterly inactivity?"

Wiktionary

  1. respectfullyadverb

    In a respectful manner.

Editors Contribution

  1. respectfullyadverb

    In a respectful manner.

    They communicated respectfully.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 30, 2020  

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of respectfully in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of respectfully in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of respectfully in a Sentence

  1. Minister Hunt:

    It's something that both the prime minister and I have clear and strong views on and we have clearly but respectfully made that known to CSIRO and they've embraced and endorsed the direction and so climate science will be a bedrock function for research of the CSIRO.

  2. Gerald Lefcourt:

    We respectfully disagree with the decision, if all the evidence were put before a jury we believe a jury would find for Mrs. Cohen. Fortunately, she can choose to pursue an appeal.

  3. Mike Pence:

    One specific threat to our collective security that is on (our minds) ... is the ongoing collapse of Venezuela into dictatorship, deprivation and despair, we respectfully urge Ecuador and all of our allies across the region to take steps to further isolate the Maduro regime.

  4. Donald Trump:

    Prime Minister Abe of Japan gave me the most beautiful copy of a letter that Prime Minister Abe of Japan sent to the people who give out a thing called the Nobel Peace Prize, donald Trump said' I have nominated you, respectfully, on behalf of Japan. I am asking them to give you the Nobel Peace Prize.

  5. Kate Bedingfield:

    Joe Biden has dedicated his public life to changing the culture and the laws around violence against women. He authored and fought for the passage and reauthorization of the landmark Violence Against Women Act. He firmly believes that women have a right to be heard -- and heard respectfully, such claims should also be diligently reviewed by an independent press. What is clear about this claim : it is untrue. This absolutely did not happen.

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