haply

adverb
hap·​ly | \ ˈha-plē How to pronounce haply (audio) \

Definition of haply

: by chance, luck, or accident

First Known Use of haply

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Haply.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/haply. Accessed 19 Apr. 2021.

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