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1. aptly

adverb. ['ˈæptli'] with competence; in a competent capable manner.

Synonyms

  • competently
  • ably

Antonyms

  • displaying incompetence

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • apt (English)
  • apte (French)

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Rhymes with Aptly

  • abruptly
  • absolutely
  • abundantly
  • accidently
  • accurately
  • acutely
  • adamantly
  • adequately
  • adequately
  • adroitly
  • affectionately
  • alertly
  • alternately
  • apparently
  • appropriately
  • approximately
  • ardently
  • arrogantly
  • astutely
  • bently

How do you pronounce aptly?

Pronounce aptly as ˈæptli.

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Sentences with aptly


1. Adverb
Ornate chorus frogs are aptly named for their colorful bodies and unique mating song.

Quotes about aptly


1. Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
- Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

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