What does aptly mean?

aptly meaning in General Dictionary

In an apt or suitable manner fitly properly pertinently properly easily

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  • with competence; in a qualified capable way
  • In an apt or suitable fashion; fitly; precisely; pertinently; appropriately; readily.

aptly meaning in Etymology Dictionary

very early 15c., "by natural means," from likely + -ly (2).


aptly meaning in General Dictionary

(adv.) In an apt or suitable fashion; fitly; correctly; pertinently; appropriately; easily.


Sentence Examples with the word aptly

Against this custom, Gotama, the Buddha, especially warned his followers; and it is referred to in the well-known Greek phrase, Gymnosophist, used already by Megasthenes, which applies very aptly to the Niganthas.

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