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latterly

[lat-er-lee] /ˈlæt ər li/
adverb
1.
of late; lately:
He has been latterly finding much to keep himself busy.
2.
in a later or subsequent part of a period:
Latterly he became a patron of the arts.
Origin of latterly
1725-1735
1725-35; latter + -ly
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latterly

/ˈlætəlɪ/
adverb
1.
recently; lately
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Word Origin and History for latterly

1734, from latter + -ly (2). Called by Johnson "a low word lately hatched." Related: Lattermost.

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