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Turkey has a young and growing population. Until recently, this was perceived as a problem, a burden that Turkey would bring to the E.U. But it is, in fact, an asset that can help the population deficit of the E.U. and the economic growth of Turkey.
Ali Babacan

Meaning of "recently" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RECENTLY

recently  [ˈriːsəntlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RECENTLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Recently is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES RECENTLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of recently in the English dictionary

The definition of recently in the dictionary is if you have done something recently or if something happened recently, it happened only a short time ago.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH RECENTLY


absently
ˈæbsəntlɪ
acquiescently
ˌækwiˈɛsəntlɪ
adjacently
əˈdʒeɪsəntlɪ
beneficently
bɪˈnɛfɪsəntlɪ
candescently
kænˈdesəntlɪ
decently
ˈdiːsəntlɪ
incandescently
ˌɪnkænˈdɛsəntlɪ
incessantly
ɪnˈsɛsəntlɪ
indecently
ɪnˈdiːsəntlɪ
innocently
ˈɪnəsəntlɪ
lucently
ˈluːsəntlɪ
magnificently
mæɡˈnɪfɪsəntlɪ
nocently
ˈnəʊsəntlɪ
obeisantly
əʊˈbeɪsəntlɪ
obsolescently
ˌɒbsəˈlɛsəntlɪ
phosphorescently
ˌfɒsfəˈresəntlɪ
puissantly
ˈpjuːɪsəntlɪ
reminiscently
ˌrɛmɪˈnɪsəntlɪ
subjacently
sʌbˈdʒeɪsəntlɪ
translucently
trænzˈluːsəntlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RECENTLY

receiving line
receiving order
receiving set
recency
recency effect
recense
recension
recensor
recent
recenter
recentness
recentre
recentrifuge
recept
receptacle
receptacula
receptacular
receptaculum
receptibility
receptible

WORDS THAT END LIKE RECENTLY

apparently
confidently
consequently
consistently
conveniently
currently
differently
efficiently
evidently
frequently
gently
independently
inherently
patiently
permanently
presently
significantly
silently
subsequently
sufficiently
urgently

Synonyms and antonyms of recently in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «RECENTLY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «recently» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of recently

Translation of «recently» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RECENTLY

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

Translator English - Chinese

最近
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

recientemente
570 millions of speakers

English

recently
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हाल ही में
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أَخِيراً
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

недавно
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

recentemente
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সম্প্রতি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

récemment
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Baru-baru ini
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

neulich
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

最近
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

최근에
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bubar
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mới đây
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சமீபத்தில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अलीकडे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

son günlerde
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

recentemente
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ostatnio
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

нещодавно
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

de curând
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

πρόσφατα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

onlangs
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

nyligen
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

nylig
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of recently

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RECENTLY»

The term «recently» is very widely used and occupies the 1.697 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RECENTLY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «recently» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «recently» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 QUOTES WITH «RECENTLY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word recently.
1
Adele
My voice went recently, never happened before, off like a tap. I had to sit in silence for nine days, chalkboard around my neck. Like an old-school mime. Like a kid in the naughty corner. Like a Victorian mute.
2
Pamela Adlon
I don't think I have a demographic. I was at Comic-Con in San Diego recently, and I was doing a signing, and my line was all military guys, young girls, housewives and guys in wheelchairs. There was just everybody all over the place.
3
Shana Alexander
Until quite recently dance in America was the ragged Cinderella of the arts.
4
Tom Araya
I read a book recently by a psychiatrist who was able to interview a few serial killers and she had a thesis on how you could figure these people out. And she thinks that there are things that could tell you whether someone has the potential to do that.
5
Shari Arison
I have recently been able to see the new world - the quiet, the tranquility and the freedom it will bring with it. This is very comforting knowledge for me because I already know that what I envision eventually becomes a reality.
6
Ali Babacan
Turkey has a young and growing population. Until recently, this was perceived as a problem, a burden that Turkey would bring to the E.U. But it is, in fact, an asset that can help the population deficit of the E.U. and the economic growth of Turkey.
7
Thomas P.M. Barnett
The Air Force has it far worse than the Navy in terms of existential fears, primarily due to the rapid rise and unbelievable dissemination of drones, where seemingly now every military unit has their own miniature air wing of what would have recently passed as toys.
8
Ahmed Ben Bella
I am the son of poor peasants who came at a very young age to live in Algeria. I only recently saw the place where they were born, near the city of Marrakech.
9
Dirk Bogarde
It was said of me recently that I suffered from an Obsessional Privacy. I can only suppose it must be true.
10
Hassanal Bolkiah
Asean is obviously a very important association for us. Over the past 30 years Asean has made great strides in regional cooperation covering a number of areas, although recently it has been under strain because of the financial crisis and other challenges.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RECENTLY»

Discover the use of recently in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to recently and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Handbook for the Recently Enlightened
From meditation, chakras, past lives and the astral plane, to the recognition of emptiness, absolute truth and the nature of the divine, Duncan Barford shares his experience of the Buddhist and western occult traditions, offering unexpected ...
Duncan Barford, 2011
2
HPLC Methods for Recently Approved Pharmaceuticals
More of your time can then be spent in the lab, not the library. Covering the relevant world literature through 2003, this book picks up where Dr. Lunn's acclaimed HPLC Methods for Pharmaceutical Analysis left off.
George Lunn, 2005
3
The Ecology of Recently-deglaciated Terrain: A Geoecological ...
The first comprehensive review of the available information on the ecology of recently-deglaciated terrain, this volume evaluates critically the methodology employed in such studies.
John A. Matthews, 1992
4
Mystery in Acambaro: Did Dinosaurs Survive Until Recently?
Charles Hapgood's rare book, Mystery in Acambaro, is back in print! Hapgood researched the Acambaro collection of clay figurines with Erle Stanley Gardner (author of the Perry Mason mysteries) in the mid-1960s.
Charles H. Hapgood, 1999
5
Daniel Defoe, His Life, and Recently Discovered Writings, ...
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
William Lee, 2008
6
The Original Handbook for the Recently Deceased
Covers such topics as etiquette during one's own funeral, fun games to play when you are dead, how to tell where you are, how to put up with eternity, and much more.
Claude Needham, 2000
7
The Recently Deflowered Girl
Long out of print, The Recently Deflowered Girl is a tongue-in-cheek guide providing advice for that trickiest of situations.
Mel Juffe, 2010
8
The Ante-Nicene Fathers: Volume IX - Recently Discovered ...
This volume is divided into two parts: newly discovered fragments and writings from a variety of sources, and additional commentaries by Origen.
Allan Menzies, 2007
9
The Flatey Book And Recently Discovered Vatican Manuscripts ...
This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
Anonymous, 2004
10
Fabergé, lost and found: the recently discovered jewelry ...
For more than 25 years Carl Faberge and his firm served as jeweler and goldsmith to the tsars of Russia and other influential people.
Abraham Kenneth Snowman, Peter Carl Fabergé, 1993

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RECENTLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term recently is used in the context of the following news items.
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Cyber criminals adopt recently patched zero-day exploit in a flash
Just four days after Adobe Systems patched a vulnerability in Flash Player, the exploit was adopted by cybercriminals for use in large-scale attacks. «InfoWorld, Jun 15»
2
iOS tips: Reopen recently closed tabs in Apple's mobile Safari browser
Apple's Safari browser for iPhone and iPad features a somewhat hidden but incredibly useful feature, allowing users to quickly reopen tabs they recently closed. «Apple Insider, Jun 15»
3
Water Was 'Recently' on Mars – And Will Be Again
By comparing satellite images of Mars with mud flows on Earth, we found that running water must have existed on the red planet relatively “recently,” in the past ... «Discover Magazine, Jun 15»
4
Recently Bought Bottled Water From These 14 Brands May Be …
A Pennsylvania company is issuing a voluntary recall of its bottled water from stores due to a potential E. coli contamination. Niagara Bottling, which produces ... «Health.com, Jun 15»
5
US Working to Block Iran From Using Recently Acquired Airbus Jets
U.S. officials said Wednesday the Obama administration is actively working to block Tehran from using nine recently acquired Airbus Group EADSY -0.44 % SE ... «Wall Street Journal, Jun 15»
6
Interfaith marriage is common in US, particularly among the recently
Marrying within the faith is still common in the United States, with nearly seven-in-ten married people (69%) saying that their spouse shares their religion, ... «Pew Research Center, Jun 15»
7
White House has been aided recently by ruling in contraceptives case
When a split Supreme Court last June exempted some companies from providing female employees with some contraceptive coverage because of the ... «Washington Post, May 15»
8
Guy who shot at George Zimmerman recently in mental institution
A little over a week ago George Zimmerman was involved in a shooting. You probably recall the story since it was all over the web. And as with the link I just ... «Hot Air, May 15»
9
Humans and Neandertals mated more recently than thought
COLD SPRING HARBOR, N.Y. — A Neandertal was the great-great-great-great-grandparent of a man who lived between 42,000 and 37,000 years ago in ... «Science News, May 15»
10
Epidemic kills recently-contacted tribe's children
A recently contacted Amazon tribe has been struck down by an epidemic that has left several children dead, and infected dozens more. Four children of the ... «Survival International, May 15»

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