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rarelyadverb

 us   /ˈreər·li/
on very few occasions; almost never: I rarely have time to read the newspaper.
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rarelyadverb

uk   /ˈreə.li/  us   /ˈrer.li/
B1 not often: We rarely see each other now. I rarely have time to read a newspaper.formal Rarely have I seen such a beautiful sunset.
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(Definition of rarely from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rarely”
in Arabic نادِرًا…
in Korean 드물게…
in Portuguese raramente…
in Catalan rarament, gairebé mai…
in Japanese めったに~ない…
in Chinese (Simplified) 很少, 不常见, 难得…
in Turkish nadiren, ender olarak…
in Russian редко…
in Chinese (Traditional) 很少, 不常見, 難得…
in Italian raramente…
in Polish rzadko…
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