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hotlyadverb

uk   /ˈhɒt.li/  us   /ˈhɑːt.li/
(Definition of hotly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hotlyadverb

 us   /ˈhɑt·li/
in an ​angry and ​excited way: She hotly ​denied having taken the ​money. The ​race for ​districtleader was hotly contested (= the ​competition was ​strong).
(Definition of hotly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hotly”
in Chinese (Simplified) 愤怒地, 激动地, 紧随地…
in Turkish kızgınlıkla, şiddetle…
in Russian резко, горячо…
in Chinese (Traditional) 憤怒地, 激動地, 緊隨地…
in Polish stanowczo…
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