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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In the right manner; With reason or justice.

Usage examples (38)
  • The only way in which one human being can properly attempt to influence another is by encouraging him to think for himself
  • Please do your job properly!
  • Adjective : the proper time to plant strawberries. ,a very proper young man. ,It was only proper to bring a gift. ,the proper place for a stove....
  • I hope I used the term properly an not out of context. for more
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