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Princeton's WordNet

  1. secretly, in secret, on the Q.T., on the QTadverb

    in secrecy; not openly

    "met secretly to discuss the invasion plans"; "the children secretly went to the movies when they were supposed to be at the library"; "they arranged to meet in secret"

  2. secretlyadverb

    not openly; inwardly

    "they were secretly delighted at his embarrassment"; "hoped secretly she would change her mind"

Wiktionary

  1. secretlyadverb

    In secret, covertly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Secretlyadverb

    in a secret manner

Freebase

  1. Secretly

    "Secretly" is a popular song. It was written by Al Hoffman, Dick Manning, and Hugo Peretti and Luigi Creatore and published in 1958. The best-known recording of the song was done by Jimmie Rodgers, charting in 1958, reaching number three on the U.S. pop chart and number five on the country chart. The song was revived in 1965 when The Lettermen released it as a single. This version became a minor hit on the Billboard Hot 100, reaching number 64.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of secretly in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of secretly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of secretly in a Sentence

  1. Veronica Openibo:

    Thank you for providing this opportunity for us to check and see where we have acted strangely, ignorantly, secretly and complacently.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    There are basically two types of NEWS i.e MADE and PAID. MADE is prepared to inject sponsor's word secretly into ordinary public's head to promote some product or person and PAID is spread exactly as said by the hidden master for higher profit.

  3. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    After reading between the lines, I can secretly hear Socrates screaming: 'I'm the wisest man to ever live in the world. Anyone who will claim that title after me he's fake!

  4. House Speaker Richardson:

    When a letter to me did n’t produce the desired response, he contacted my parents. When letters did n’t satisfy him, he made his accusations public on Twitter. And finally, when targeting our family on social media did n’t fulfill his agenda, he secretly recorded his wife admitting to the affair and began shopping the audio tape to news outlets.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    The mark of unintelligent people is that they won't buy that they want until it is offered with a big discount and a secretly charged amount

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