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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vaguely, mistilyadverb

    in a vague way

    "he looked vaguely familiar"; "he explained it somewhat mistily"


  1. vaguelyadverb

    In a vague manner.


  1. vaguely

    Vaguely is an adverb that typically means in a way that is uncertain, indistinct or unclear. It can refer to something not clearly expressed, known, described, or decided. In a broader sense, it can also mean something done without complete knowledge, understanding, or awareness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vaguelyadverb

    in a vague manner

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vaguely in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vaguely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of vaguely in a Sentence

  1. Mick Fleetwood:

    All of these things mean everything to me because without that I wouldn't be standing here( without arts education), and it's something that is universal -- and vaguely political, but not really.

  2. Chuck Hoskin:

    Using a DNA test to lay claim to any connection to the Cherokee Nation or any tribal nation, even vaguely, is inappropriate and wrong.

  3. Patricia Westby:

    I vaguely, vaguely remember hearing one time that she had lost her ring, it was replaced because what I remember is she always had a ring.

  4. Stephen Galloway:

    The results can be gigantic, it allows ATF and local law enforcement to pinpoint who the shooters may be. And what I mean by that is, you may have multiple crime scenes where eyewitnesses are giving you information that vaguely matches. NIBIN is now telling you for sure that these crime scenes are connected.

  5. Rodney Lincoln:

    I wasn’t really her boyfriend, we dated a few times. That relationship was strictly sexual. I vaguely remembered the last time I saw her. But I do remember that she was a very kind person. She was a loving mother, that was certain. I just couldn’t believe what had happened at the time. I still find it hard to believe. But I also couldn’t figure out how I was chosen. For a while, I lost all hope.

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