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Tem 6 letras ( b a r e l y )         2 vogais ( a e )         4 consoantes ( b r l y )         Palavra ao contrário ylerab

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

_bare_ +‎ _-ly_

bare +‎ -ly

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbɛə(ɹ).li/ * (US) IPA(key): /ˈbɛɹ.li/ * Rhymes: -ɛə(r)li * Hyphenation: bare‧ly

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbɛə(ɹ).li/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈbɛɹ.li/
  • Rhymes: -ɛə(r)li
  • Hyphenation: bare‧ly

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ADVERB
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English - Adverb

BARELY (_not comparable_) * (degree) By a small margin. * 1748, David Hume, _Enquiries concerning the human understanding and concerning the principles of moral_, Oxford University Press (1973), section 8: It becomes, therefore, no inconsiderable part of science BARELY to know the different operations of mind, * 1925, Walter Anthony and Tom Reed (titles), Rupert Julian (director), _The Phantom of the Opera_, silent movie ‘It is BARELY possible you may hear of a ghost, a Phantom of the Opera!’ * (degree) Almost not at all. _The plane is so far away now I can BARELY see it._ _Yes, it is BARELY visible._ * (archaic) merely. * 1661, Robert Boyle, _The Sceptical Chymist_, page 29, Now that fire do's not alwayes BARELY separate the Elementary parts, but sometimes at least alter also the Ingredients of Bodies […] USAGE NOTES It is grammatically a negative word. It therefore collocates with ever rather than never. * Compare _You can find BARELY ever used items on eBay._ with _You can almost never find used items on eBay._ SYNONYMS * (degree): hardly, scarcely * (barely, almost not or not quite): hardly, just, only just, scarcely TRANSLATIONS

barely (not comparable)

  1. (degree) By a small margin.
  2. (degree) Almost not at all.
    The plane is so far away now I can barely see it.
    Yes, it is barely visible.
  3. (archaic) merely.

Usage notes

It is grammatically a negative word. It therefore collocates with ever rather than never.

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* barley, bearly, bleary


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