Translation of merely in Spanish:
- it's merely a formalityshe merely has to raise her voice and he …es simplemente or solamente or solo una formalidadno es más que una formalidadI merely asked her nameno tiene más que levantar la voz y él …he merely smiledsimplemente le pregunté cómo se llamabano hice más que preguntarle cómo se llamabahe's not merely brilliant, he's a geniusse limitó a sonreírno es simplemente brillante, es un genioExample sentences
- The boys had merely had a few drinks and a wee singsong, and things had gone slightly awry.
- On opening the bag the victim found that it merely contained two bottles of water.
- He said he pointed it at her and pulled the trigger merely in order to scare her, but a bullet was fired.
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