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solely Line breaks: sole¦ly
Pronunciation: /ˈsəʊlli/

Definition of solely in English:


Not involving anyone or anything else; only: he is solely responsible for any debts the company may incur people are appointed solely on the basis of merit
More example sentences
  • Does he seriously think that anyone believes we rely solely on the wind to light our streets?
  • It is simply not true that smoking is solely responsible for the current cancer epidemic.
  • To have a true belief is simply and solely to believe that something is so, and to be in fact right.
only, simply, just, merely, uniquely, exclusively, entirely, completely, absolutely, totally, wholly, alone, no more than, to the exclusion of everything/everyone else
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