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Princeton's WordNet

  1. individually, separately, singly, severally, one by one, on an individual basisadverb

    apart from others

    "taken individually, the rooms were, in fact, square"; "the fine points are treated singly"


  1. separatelyadverb

    In a separate manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Separatelyadverb

    Apart; singly; not in union; distinctly; particularly.

    Etymology: from separate.

    It is of singular use to princes, if they take the opinions of their council, both separately and together; for private opinion is more free, but opinion before others is more reserved. Francis Bacon.

    If you admit of many figures, then conceive the whole together, and not every thing separately and in particular. Dryden.

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'separately' in Adverbs Frequency: #313

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of separately in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of separately in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of separately in a Sentence

  1. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Commencement Address at Harvard University, June 8, 1978.:

    A decline in courage may be the most striking feature that an outside observer notices in the West today. The Western world has lost its civic courage, both as a whole and separately, in each country, in each government, in each political party, and, of course, in the United Nations. Such a decline in courage is particularly noticeable among the ruling and intellectual elites...

  2. James Comey:

    After I was fired, I put together a legal team of three people, one of whom was professor Dan Richman at Columbia University. After I had asked him to give this information to the media, I separately gave my legal team four memos, which were unclassified.

  3. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    We are more wicked together than separately. If you are forced to be in a crowd, then most of all you should withdraw into yourself.

  4. Florian Marcus:

    One aspect is that we've always made sure that we store as little data as possible, and that when we store data that we store it as separately as possible.

  5. Vladimir Shmatovich:

    This is because the request for exception is being filed separately on each group of products and there are a great many of them. Several thousands of such requests have been submitted already because every supplier has dozens of such product types, according to our information, and only a few people are looking at all of this, that is why no one has received physical answers yet. If one calculates the pace (of the process), it can take more than a year.

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