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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Without any others being included or involved.

Usage examples (37)
  • Scholarships are given solely on the basis of financial need.
  • Adverb : solely responsible. ,plants found solely in the tropics. ,She wanted solely to get out of the house for a while
  • Twenty informants (56%) knew the term solely as one for a bird.
  • It makes me wonder if Nintendo quickly revived this title solely to appease a grumpy E3 for more
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