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distinctly

[dih-stingkt-lee] /dɪˈstɪŋkt li/
adverb
1.
in a distinct manner; clearly:
Speak more distinctly.
2.
without doubt; unmistakably.
Origin of distinctly
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English. See distinct, -ly
Synonyms
1. See clearly.
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adv.

late 14c., from distinct + -ly (2).

[D]istinctly, in the sense really quite, is the badge of the superior person indulgently recognizing unexpected merit in something that we are to understand is not quite worthy of his notice. [Fowler]

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