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As for our garments, my Mother did not only delight to see us neat and cleanly, fine and gay, but rich and costly: maintaining us to the heighth of her estate, but not beyond it.
Margaret Cavendish

Meaning of "cleanly" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CLEANLY

cleanly  [ˈkliːnlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CLEANLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cleanly can act as an adjective and an adverb.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES CLEANLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of cleanly in the English dictionary

The first definition of cleanly in the dictionary is in a fair manner. Other definition of cleanly is easily or smoothly. Cleanly is also habitually clean or neat.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CLEANLY


Burnley
ˈbɜːnlɪ
carnally
ˈkɑːnlɪ
Charnley
ˈtʃɑːnlɪ
Darnley
ˈdɑːnlɪ
forlornly
fəˈlɔːnlɪ
greenly
ˈɡriːnlɪ
keenly
ˈkiːnlɪ
leanly
ˈliːnlɪ
meanly
ˈmiːnlɪ
obscenely
əbˈsiːnlɪ
opportunely
ˈɒpətjuːnlɪ
pristinely
ˈprɪstiːnlɪ
queenly
ˈkwiːnlɪ
routinely
ruːˈtiːnlɪ
saccharinely
ˈsækəriːnlɪ
serenely
sɪˈriːnlɪ
sternly
ˈstɜːnlɪ
terrenely
tɛˈriːnlɪ
uncleanly
ʌnˈkliːnlɪ
unqueenly
ʌnˈkwiːnlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CLEANLY

cleanhanded
cleaning
cleaning fluid
cleaning lady
cleaning product
cleaning woman
cleanlier
cleanliest
cleanliness
cleanliness is next to godliness
cleanness
cleanout
cleansable
cleanse
cleanser
cleansing
cleansing department
cleanskin
Cleanthes
cleanup

WORDS THAT END LIKE CLEANLY

Christianly
churchmanly
gentlemanly
gentlewomanly
humanly
inhumanly
manly
musicianly
ruffianly
seamanly
sportsmanly
subterraneanly
superhumanly
unchristianly
ungentlemanly
unmanly
unwomanly
wanly
womanly
workmanly

Synonyms and antonyms of cleanly in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cleanly» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CLEANLY

Find out the translation of cleanly to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cleanly from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cleanly» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

干净
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

limpiamente
570 millions of speakers

English

cleanly
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सफाई
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

نظيفة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

чисто
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

limpa
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পরিচ্ছন্ন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

propre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bersih
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

sauber
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

きれいに
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

깨끗하게
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cleanly
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sạch sẻ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தூய்மையாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्वच्छतेने
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

temiz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pulito
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

czysto
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

чисто
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

curat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καθαρά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

skoon
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

renlig
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ren
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cleanly

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CLEANLY»

The term «cleanly» is quite widely used and occupies the 39.970 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CLEANLY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cleanly

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9 QUOTES WITH «CLEANLY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word cleanly.
1
Jennifer Aniston
I think it's important to have closure in any relationship that ends - from a romantic relationship to a friendship. You should always have a sense of clarity at the end and know why it began and why it ended. You need that in your life to move cleanly into your next phase.
2
John le Carre
The longing we have to communicate cleanly and directly with people is always obstructed by qualifications and often with concern about how our messages will be received.
3
Margaret Cavendish
As for our garments, my Mother did not only delight to see us neat and cleanly, fine and gay, but rich and costly: maintaining us to the heighth of her estate, but not beyond it.
4
Paul Gallico
No game in the world is as tidy and dramatically neat as baseball, with cause and effect, crime and punishment, motive and result, so cleanly defined.
5
Virgil Goode
Further, the United States is moving ahead in the development of clean coal technology. There are vast coal reserves in our country, and when it is burned cleanly, coal can provide a resource to supply a large amount of our energy requirements.
6
William Ernest Henley
To be a good Briton, a man must trade profitably, marry respectably, live cleanly, avoid excess, revere the established order, and wear his heart in his breeches pocket or anywhere but on his sleeve.
7
Charlie Kaufman
I'm not a celebrity. I'm intentionally and defiantly not a celebrity. I don't have any interest in it. I don't have any talent for it. I keep my personal life out of my public life as cleanly as I can.
8
Gregory Maguire
When I write a book, I write very cleanly from page one to the last page. I hardly ever write out of sequence.
9
Mark Teixeira
I have sensitive skin, so I don't use regular razors. The Yankees make us stay cleanly shaven!

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CLEANLY»

Discover the use of cleanly in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cleanly and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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New Foundations for Physical Geometry: The Theory of Linear ...
So every closed directed line that cleanly exits ó has an inverse which is a closed directed line that cleanly exits C(ó). And the initial part of every such closed directed line that cleanly exits C(ó) is a point or a closed interval of >o. Finally ...
Tim Maudlin, 2014
2
IBM Business Process Manager V7.5 Production Topologies
cleanly. It is a suggested practice to ensure that the deployment manager and node agents restart without errors. A second purpose of restarting the deployment manager is to load a plug-in used by the Integrated Solution Console . This allows ...
Dawn Ahukanna, Bryan Brown, Karri Carlson-Neumann, 2011
3
The American encyclopædic dictionary
[Eng. cleanly; -ly.] In a cleanly manner. clSan -II ness, s. [Eng. cleanly ; -n*ss.] 1. The state of being free from dirt or any offensive or extraneous matter. *2. Neatness in person or dress. " Cleanliness is next to godliness." John Wesley. clean -If ...
S. J. Herrtage, John A. Williams, Robert Hunter, 1897
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the ...
CLEANLINESS, n. s. [from cleanly.] 1. Freedom from dirt or filth. — I shall speak nothing of the extent of this city, the deanlineji of its streets, nor the beauties ol its .piazza. Adiison. 2. Neatness of dress ; purity ; the quality contrary to negligence ...
5
Social economy reading book [ed.] by W.L. Blackley
Secondly, be cleanly in your apparel. A frequent change of linen is truly refreshing. Persons who have not many clothes, and who find the expense of washing very heavy, cannot change so often as they might wish ; but, if they really strive to ...
William Lewery Blackley, 1881
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Report of the Secretary of State in Relation to the Criminal ...
Yes Yes OCCUPATION. Saloon-keeper Saloon-keeper SENTENCE. Continued for sentence Fine $300 and costs or 110 days in county jail OFFENSE. Nuisance ?.- ^ •-' 55 1 1 Cleanly. Slovenly. Cleanly. Cleanly. Cleanly. Cleanlv. Cleanly.
Iowa. Secretary of State, 1895
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The Publishers Weekly
Extra large type, cleanly printed on first-class paper, handsomely and substantially bound. Prices : cloth, $2.50 ; half leather, $3.50. FROISSART'M CHRONICLES. Imperial octave. 115 illustrations. Extra large type, cleanly printed on first-class ...
8
Isometric Embedding of Riemannian Manifolds in Euclidean Spaces
In this chapter, we discuss the local isometric embedding in R3 of surfaces with Gauss curvature changing sign cleanly. The main result is the following theorem of Lin [155]. Theorem 5.0.1. Suppose g is aCr metric, r > 9, in a neighborhood o/0  ...
Qing Han, 2006
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Universal Dictionary of the English Language: A New and ...
[Eng. cleanly; m] ate, (ht, Biro, amidst, whit, fill. rather; we, wet. as", camel, hér, théro: pine, pit, sire. sir, marine; '6, p“ ~81. W: 365*. 1&1: 08%. 9611. chorus, chin, bench; go,. 1044 clean—cleanse of a locomotive ; a timber casing enclosing the  ...
Robert Hunter, Charles Morris, 1900
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The Encyclopædic Dictionary: A New, and Original Work of ...
(2) Free from any ceremonial defilement 3. Whale A Seal-fishing : Having no fish or oil ; empty ; as, a ship returned clean. •J Crabb thus distinguishes between clean, cleanly, and pure : " Clean expresses a freedom from dirt or soil ; cleanly the ...
Robert Hunter, 1882

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CLEANLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cleanly is used in the context of the following news items.
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California Assisted-Suicide Bill Stalls Under Pressure
“It's in the proponents' interest to set up this faith-based boogey man, but at the end of the day this is an issue that does not cut cleanly across ... «Wall Street Journal, Jul 15»
2
County cricket – as it happened
Stevens has actually been struggling with the bat this season, by his standards, but few players hit the ball more cleanly than the 39-year-old, ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
3
UFC 189 complete fighter breakdown, 'The Notorious' Conor …
Early on, both fighters were landing cleanly. Once McGregor -- the more powerful and taller man -- connected on a strong uppercut counter, the ... «MMAmania.com, Jul 15»
4
Manjula Guruge leads UAE to win over Nepal in World T20 warm up
Amjad and all-rounder Shahzad put on 31 for the second wicket before Sagar Pun cleanly bowled the latter for 13. With the score 59-2, Umair ... «Sport360°, Jul 15»
5
The hedge fund manager battling the Samsung dynasty is getting …
This is something that the family, now three generations into its wealth and power, hasn't always done cleanly (so to speak). In other words, in ... «Businessinsider India, Jul 15»
6
Wimbledon 2015 results: Serena Williams, Agnieszka Radwanska …
There's nothing tentative about it and both are hitting the ball cleanly. 16:51. Canadian rapper Drake is in Williams' corner this afternoon. 16:49. «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
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Wingsuit through this tiny rock formation at high speed
There is no scraping sound at the point of entry so it appears Emanuele flew through cleanly. To get a sense for how small the opening is, ... «Cult of Mac, Jul 15»
8
Davenport/Austin in doubles - court 18
She is looking very serious, hitting the ball cleanly. Azarenka is also an experienced player, moving well on court and very solid. Today's match is all about how ... «BBC Sport, Jul 15»
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Sennheiser URBANITE: Five Best Headphone Albums playlist
'All I Need' claps and plunges into bassy caverns, while 'Can't Do Without You' is crisp and euphoric, cutting cleanly through like dance-music ... «DIY Magazine, Jul 15»
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Badou Jack, George Groves to meet in Las Vegas on Aug. 22
He was stopped in back-to-back fights in 2013 (controversially) and 2014 (cleanly) challenging then-titleholder Carl Froch, his countryman, in a ... «ESPN, Jul 15»

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