Examples of publicly in a Sentence
She very publicly acknowledged her mistake.
The information is publicly available.
The policies have been publicly approved.
Recent Examples of publicly from the Web
The North hasn't made demands for aid, at least publicly, since Trump came into office.
Yet the former Goldman Sachs executive had voiced his discomfort to Trump beforehand and made clear he felt compelled to say so publicly, sparing the White House any surprise.
In the aftermath of Donald Trump’s election, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg spoke publicly about the role Russian trolls and fake news on Facebook played in shaping public perception and influencing the presidential election.
Nesselroad-Slaby, the assistant principal at Glen Este Middle School, spoke publicly for the first time since the Aug. 23 death of her 2-year-old daughter, Cecilia Slaby.
Though speculation has swirled about Sentance's job security for months, Newman is the first board member to admit publicly the board plans to vote on his contract.
In the past year, Kaepernick has spoken out against police brutality, publicly commemorated Black freedom fighters, and made at least $800,000 worth of charitable organizations out-of-pocket donations, according to the Colin Kaepernick Foundation.
Later, comedians like Jen Kirkman and Roseanne Barr publicly addressed the rumors.
Some heresies were publicly considered: Bannon pushed for an increase to the top marginal tax rate, and the administration continued (and continues) to beat the tariff drum.
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First Known Use of publicly
PUBLICLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of publicly for English Language Learners
: in a way that is meant be heard or seen by many people
: in a way that can be used, seen, bought, etc., by anyone
: by a government
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