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purely Line breaks: pure¦ly
Pronunciation: /ˈpjʊəli/

Definition of purely in English:


1In a pure manner: act nobly, speak purely, and think charitably
2Entirely; exclusively: the purpose of the meeting was purely to give information
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  • If we were to look at this purely in terms of military gains the answer would be obvious.
  • In purely military terms they posed no threat to the Reichswehr and the state police.
  • It is almost impossible to think of a law that is purely and exclusively about one topic.
entirely, completely, absolutely, totally, wholly, exclusively, uniquely, solely, only, simply, just, merely;
no more than
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