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expressly

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adverb ex·press·ly \ik-ˈspres-lē\

Definition of expressly

  1. 1 :  in an express manner :  explicitly <expressly rejected the proposal>

  2. 2 :  for the express purpose :  particularly, specifically <made expressly for me>



14th Century

First Known Use of expressly

14th century


EXPRESSLY Defined for Kids

expressly

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adverb ex·press·ly \ik-ˈspres-lē\

Definition of expressly for Students

  1. :  for the stated purpose :  especially <We came expressly to see her.>




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expressly

adverb ex·press·ly

Legal Definition of expressly

  1. :  in an express manner :  in definite and distinct terms <acceptance is expressly conditional>




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