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British English: /ˈprɒp(ə)li/
American English: /ˈprɑpərli/

Translation of properly in German:


  • 1 (rightly) (with decency) properly speaking he is properly considered to be a great artist
    er wird mit Recht als ein großer Künstler angesehen
    he is not properly a captain at all
    er ist eigentlich gar kein Kapitän
    I'm not properly authorized to do it
    ich bin eigentlich nicht dazu berechtigt
    he very properly went to see the doctor
    er tat das einzig Richtige und ging zum Arzt
  • 3 [colloquial]
    (thoroughly) [colloquial]

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