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English definition of “expressly”

expressly

adverb     /ɪkˈspresli/ formal
CLEARLY If you say something expressly, you say it in a clear way, so that your meaning cannot be doubted : I expressly stated that I did not want any visitors .Easy to understand
SPECIALLY If something is expressly for a particular reason or person , it is for that reason or person only: The picture was painted expressly for me.Goals and purposes
(Definition of expressly adverb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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