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barely definition

  • adverb:
    • By a very little; scarcely: could hardly start to see the roadway when you look at the fog.
    • In a scanty way; sparsely: a barely furnished space.
    • By a tiny margin.
    • nearly not at all.
    • simply.
    • Without covering; nakedly.
    • Without concealment or disguise.
    • simply; just.
    • But just; without the excess; with absolutely nothing to free (of amount, time, etc.); ergo, hardly; scarcely.
    • in a sparse or scanty means
    • only an extremely short time before
    • By a rather little; barely: could barely begin to see the roadway in the fog.
    • In a scanty manner; sparsely: a barely furnished room.
    • By a small margin.
    • nearly not at all.
    • just.
    • Without covering; nakedly.
    • Without concealment or disguise.
    • just; only.
    • But just; without having any excess; with absolutely nothing to spare (of quantity, time, etc.); ergo, hardly; hardly.
    • in a sparse or scanty means
    • only a very short time before
  • others:
    • Nakedly; honestly; without disguise or concealment.
    • Scantily; defectively: because, a person hardly clad, or an area barely furnished.
    • recently; no more than; with nothing over or even to spare: because, this woman is scarcely sixteen.
    • Merely; just.
    • Nakedly; honestly; without disguise or concealment.
    • Scantily; defectively: because, a man hardly clad, or a-room barely furnished.
    • only; a maximum of; with nothing over or to free: because, this woman is scarcely sixteen.
    • just; only.
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