What does solely mean?

Definitions for solely
ˈsoʊl lisole·ly

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word solely.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. entirely, exclusively, solely, alone, only(adverb)

    without any others being included or involved

    "was entirely to blame"; "a school devoted entirely to the needs of problem children"; "he works for Mr. Smith exclusively"; "did it solely for money"; "the burden of proof rests on the prosecution alone"; "a privilege granted only to him"

Wiktionary

  1. solely(Adverb)

    Alone; exclusively.

    The new chef was solely responsible for attending the grill.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Solely(adverb)

    singly; alone; only; without another; as, to rest a cause solely one argument; to rely solelyn one's own strength

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'solely' in Adverbs Frequency: #328

How to pronounce solely?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say solely in sign language?

  1. solely

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of solely in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of solely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of solely in a Sentence

  1. A. J. Ayer:

    No moral system can rest solely on authority.

  2. Jitesh Ubrani:

    The growth [for iPads] is coming solely from iPad Pros.

  3. Robert McFadden:

    There are some issues that are solely black, we want jobs.

  4. Francis Keppel:

    Education is too important to be left solely to the educators.

  5. Kedar Joshi:

    The world is truly beautiful solely in the eyes of a true philosopher.

Images & Illustrations of solely

  1. solelysolelysolelysolelysolely

Popularity rank by frequency of use

solely#1#6133#10000

Translations for solely

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • فقطArabic
  • pouze, výhradně, výlučně, jediněCzech
  • ausschließlich, nur, einzig und alleinGerman
  • εξ ολοκλήρου, απλώς, αποκλειστικά, μόνοGreek
  • soleEsperanto
  • exclusivamente, solamente, únicamenteSpanish
  • uniquement, exclusivement, seulementFrench
  • केवलHindi
  • bareNorwegian
  • толькоRussian
  • முற்றிலும்Tamil

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