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English definition of “simply”


adverb [not gradable] (JUST)   /ˈsɪm·pli/
just; only: I simply don’t trust him. We simply go to camp, set it up, and spend the weekend. They voted not simply for him and his party, but against Boris Yeltsin. Simply is sometimes used for emphasis: That simply isn’t so!
(Definition of simply adverb (JUST) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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