Definition of sincerely in English:

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Pronunciation: /sɪnˈsɪəli/


In a sincere or genuine way: I sincerely hope that we shall have a change of government a sincerely held belief
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  • He seemed a really genuine guy and sincerely appreciated that we had been following the tour.
  • I sincerely hope it is not used as a lifestyle choice for designing when you want to have children.
  • I know he has thought long and hard about this and I sincerely hope he enjoys his time in Dublin.
genuinely, honestly, really, with all sincerity, truly, truthfully, wholeheartedly, with all one's heart, from the bottom of one's heart, earnestly, fervently, seriously;
without pretence, without feigning, in good faith


yours sincerely

(US also sincerely yours)
A formula used to end a letter, typically a formal one in which the recipient is addressed by name: Yours sincerely, Harold Cohn
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  • Have a nice day! Yours sincerely, The Innocence Panel.
  • Your haunting articles… unable to publish… disturbing and dramatic… general public should not be made aware… returning them with great regret… Very sincerely yours, The London Press.
  • Thank you for such a great article. Sincerely yours, Jmr

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