Bedeutung von “merely” — Learner’s Dictionary

merely

adverb us uk /ˈmɪəli/
WHAT YOU SAY

B2 used to emphasize that you mean exactly what you are saying and nothing more:

I'm not arguing with you - I'm merely explaining the problem.
NOT LARGE

used to emphasize that something is not large, important, or effective when compared to something else:

The medicine doesn't make you better, it merely stops the pain.

(Definition von “merely” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)