Actually and Expressly


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Actually adverb – In actual fact.
Expressly and actually are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Expressly" instead an adverb "Actually".
Nearby Words: actual, actualize, actuality, actualization
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Expressly adverb – With specific intentions; for the express purpose.
Actually and expressly are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Actually" instead an adverb "Expressly".
Nearby Words: express, expression, expressive, expressively
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  • Series / Fresh Off the Boat However immediately after they do so, Louis's employees foot the bill expressly because Louis is a good person, showing that Louis may have actually have had a point.
  • Anime / Agent Aika Killed Off for Real: In both series and Ova the only person to expressly die is Hagen, Nina is actually last seen as alive though mentally broken.
  • Namely, he can only expressly use his power in the granting of a wish, and can't actually deny a wish once given.
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