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Definitions for solely
ˈsoʊl lisole·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. entirely, exclusively, solely, alone, onlyadverb

    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. solelyadverb

    Alone; exclusively.

    The new chef was solely responsible for attending the grill.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Solelyadverb

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

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  1. Adverbs Frequency

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

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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. Semaj Carter:

    It took a load off, a pressure off, once I began to figure out that my life does not solely depend on whether I’m successful on the court, my life started to change.

  2. Top Democrats:

    SBA and Treasury should use their administrative authority to create a special set-aside of at least $10 billion of PPP funds solely dedicated for MDIs and CDFIs.

  3. Rafay Baloch:

    A person who requires others to fill in happiness in their lives or solely depends on others to full-fill their needs is a sign of a weak person.

  4. Joe Neguse:

    It is un-American to discriminate against immigrants solely because of where they come from or how they pray.

  5. Stephen Miller:

    Joe Biden has horrendously and hopelessly politicized the DOJ by using them as an arm of the Democratic Party, filing frivolous litigation solely for political – not legal – reasons. This is a clear violation of legal ethics and it warrants a full investigation into who directed these deeply offensive and utterly meritless lawsuits against the states which clearly have no legal basis whatsoever.

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