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adverb as in appropriately

adverb as in correctly

adverb as in properly

adverb as in rightly

adverb as in suitably

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He is a disciplined man; I never saw a person to whom that word could be so fitly applied.

In your radiant and immaculate bosom the divine spark may be enshrined, a place without sullying where it may fitly nestle.

Such as could fitly be told, and must be told, we have been telling for years past, knowing that the truth must prevail.

We may fitly do so now; as at the stage of his career we have reached, his creative activity had come to a close.

Yamba was full of vigour and resource, while the only phrase that fitly describes her bush lore is absolutely miraculous.


On this page you'll find 185 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fitly, such as: appropriately, correspondingly, properly, proportionately, respectively, and subsequently.

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