publicly

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adverb pub·lic·ly \ˈpə-bli-klē\
variants: or less commonly

publically

play \-li-k(ə-)lē\

Definition of publicly

  1. 1 :  in a manner observable by or in a place accessible to the public :  openly

  2. 2a :  by the people generallyb :  by a government

Examples of publicly in a Sentence

  1. She very publicly acknowledged her mistake.

  2. The information is publicly available.

  3. The policies have been publicly approved.

First Known Use of publicly

1534


PUBLICLY Defined for English Language Learners

publicly

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adverb

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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