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Meaning of relatively by Wiktionary Dictionary

relatively


    Etymology

    relative +‎ -ly

    Adverb

    relatively ( not comparable )

    1. Proportionally, in relation to some larger scale thing .
      He measured his success relatively, that is, competitively .
    2. Somewhat .
      He was relatively successful .


Explanation of relatively by Wordnet Dictionary

relatively


    Adverb
    1. in a relative manner

    2. the situation is relatively calm now


    Definition of relatively by GCIDE Dictionary

    relatively


    1. Relatively, adv. In a relative manner; in relation or respect to something else; not absolutely.

      Consider the absolute affections of any being as it is in itself, before you consider it relatively. I. Watts.