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purely

pure·ly

purely

 
pronunciation:
pyuhr li
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: in a pure manner.
synonyms:
incorruptibly, morally, virtuously
similar words:
cleanly, innocently, simply
definition 2: merely; only.
It was purely accidental that we met.
synonyms:
just, merely, simply
similar words:
entirely, fully, only, solely, totally