Definition of lately
: of late : recently <has been friendlier lately>
Examples of lately in a sentence
He has been feeling better lately.
Lately, she has been worrying about her son.
First Known Use of lately
LATELY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of lately for English Language Learners
: in the recent period of time
LATELY Defined for Kids
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