Synonyms for namely
- by way of explanation
- id est
- in other words
- in plain English
- strictly speaking
- that is
- to wit
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR NAMELY
Found it rather long hours watching, namely, about four hours each.
The Church, therefore, has a work to do: namely, to make disciples of all men.
Of each of these therefore in their turn; and first for the first of these, namely, impatience.
There can be but one deliverance from them, namely, that God and they should come together in my soul.
There was but one method to adopt, namely, to induce Adelaide to leave of her own accord.
It hath much vse: namely, in all cold meats, it is good for Bees.
That makes the good and bad of manners, namely what helps or hinders fellowship.
All science has one aim, namely, to find a theory of nature.
The presence of a higher, namely, of the spiritual element is essential to its perfection.
A statuary was directed to inscribe on a monument the age of the deceased, namely 81.