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: in an express manner : explicitly
expressly rejected the proposal
: for the express purpose : particularly, specifically
made expressly for me
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14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1
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: for the stated purpose : especially
We came expressly to see her.
: in an express manner : in definite and distinct terms
acceptance is expressly conditional
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