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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sublimelyadverb

    completely; in a lofty and exalted manner

    "awaking in me, sublimely unconscious, interest and energy for tackling these tasks"


  1. sublimelyadverb

    In a sublime manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sublimelyadverb

    Loftily; grandly.

    Etymology: from sublime.

    This fustian’s so sublimely bad;
    It is not poetry, but prose run mad. Alexander Pope.


  1. sublimely

    Sublimely is an adverb used to describe something that is done in an excellent or superior manner, causing awe or overwhelming sense of reverence or admiration. It's often used to describe things that have a transcendent, majestic or grandiose quality, and refers to the highest degree of intensity, perfection, or excellence.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sublimelyadverb

    in a sublime manner

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sublimely in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sublimely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of sublimely in a Sentence

  1. Martin Tobias Lithner:

    One's own belief in human excellence is one of the ultimate signs of the skewness that man himself has invented, his role in everything. Sublimely, however, we are aware of our own coming doom through a quick glance at the world around us.

  2. Harriet:

    Where painting is weakest, namely, in the expression of the highest moral and spiritual ideas, there music is sublimely strong.

  3. Robert Southey:

    Ambition is an idol, on whose wings great minds are carried only to extreme; to be sublimely great or to be nothing.

  4. Richter:

    No joy in nature is so sublimely affecting as the joy of a mother at the good fortune of a child.

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