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fairly

adverb

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1 to some degree or extent
  • for someone without professional training, she sings fairly well

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2 according to the rules or the law
  • had acquired the land fairly

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3 very close to but not completely
  • he fairly knocked me flat on my face as he ran by

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The first known use of fairly was before the 12th century

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“Fairly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fairly. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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