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ˈneɪm li

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. namely, viz., that is to say, to wit, videlicet(adverb)

    as follows

    Synonyms:
    videlicet, to wit, viz., that is to say

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. namely(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    particularly, VIDELICET, that is, that is to say, to wit, to particularize

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    i.e., specifically, viz, notably, particularly, :, especially, against

How to use namely in a sentence?

  1. Plato:

    The greatest penalty of evildoing - namely, to grow into the likeness of bad men.

  2. Laertius Diogenes:

    He said that there was one only good, namely, knowledge and one only evil, namely, ignorance.

  3. Plato:

    So as this only point among the rest remaineth sure and certain, namely, that nothing is certain.

  4. Aoi Sedarat:

    Some of the ingredients, namely minerals, can be harsh on the stomach lining – it causes indigestion and pain.

  5. Thomas Huxley:

    Only one absolute certainty is possible to man, namely that at any given moment the feeling which he has exists.

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#529against
#1379especially
#1940particularly
#2971specifically
#8409namely
#12671notably
#19646viz
#265444videlicet

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