relatively

adverb rel·a·tive·ly

Definition of relatively

  1. :  to a relative degree or extent :  somewhat

Examples of relatively in a sentence

  1. these newly acquired in-laws felt relatively comfortable at our family reunion

15th Century

First Known Use of relatively

15th century




RELATIVELY Defined for English Language Learners

relatively

adverb rel·a·tive·ly

Definition of relatively for English Language Learners

  • : when compared to others



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