Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PERFECTLY

So perfectly had their journey been timed that the train was due in a very few minutes.

I don't wish to hurt you, but I must be perfectly honest with myself and with you.

The first and only requisite is, that they be perfectly insulated.

Shakespeare is perfectly willing to depict Hotspur as scorning the arts.

Holy; He is perfectly pure, and separate from all that is evil.

This explanation satisfied everybody, it was so perfectly natural.

That a man should know nothing of thoroughbreds was perfectly inexplicable to Gaynor.

She was so secure in her happiness that she was perfectly calm.

Were her faith in that unshaken she would be perfectly at rest.

Are you perfectly sure there is nothing I need do for you in that connection?

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, from perfect + -ly (2).

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