secondly Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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uk   us   /ˈsek.ə (also second)
B2 used when ​stating the second of two or more ​reasons or ​pieces of ​information: I ​want two things from my ​boss - ​firstly, a ​payrise, and secondly, a ​longercontract.
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(Definition of secondly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “secondly”
in Arabic ثانِيا…
in Korean 두 번째로…
in Portuguese em segundo lugar…
in Catalan en segon lloc…
in Japanese 次に, 第2に(理由や意見を挙げる時の表現)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第二,其次…
in Turkish ikinci olarak…
in Russian во-вторых…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第二,其次…
in Italian in secondo luogo…
in Polish po drugie…
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