Expressly and Respectively


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Expressly adverb – With specific intentions; for the express purpose.
Respectively and expressly are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Respectively" instead an adverb "Expressly".
Nearby Words: express, expression, expressive, expressively
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Respectively adverb – In the order given.
Expressly and respectively are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Expressly" instead an adverb "Respectively".
Nearby Word: respective
Synonyms for Respectively

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  • Before expressly including a profanity in one song's lyrics, however, the band got several mild vulgarities past the radar, including "hell yeah" and "I don't give a damn" on "If It Wasn't for You" and "Kaliforn-Eye-A," respectively.
    Source: Radar / Music
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