Meaning of “purely” in the English Dictionary

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"purely" in British English

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purelyadverb

uk /ˈpjʊə.li/ us /ˈpjʊr.li/

(Definition of “purely” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"purely" in American English

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purelyadverb [ not gradable ]

us /ˈpjʊr·li/

only; just:

Meeting Gail in the airport was purely coincidental.

(Definition of “purely” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)