verily

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adverb ver·i·ly \ˈver-ə-lē\

Examples of verily in a sentence

  1. I verily believe that these accusations are false.

  2. verily, I don't remember a single thing about that course

Origin and Etymology of verily

Middle English verraily, from verray 2very + -ly 2-ly


First Known Use: 14th century


VERILY Defined for English Language Learners

verily

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adverb ver·i·ly \ˈver-ə-lē\

Definition of verily for English Language Learners

  • : certainly or truly



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