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Spell Check of merely

Correct spelling: merely

Definition of merely:

  1. Only; thus and no other way; simply.

Common misspellings for merely:

mirely, mearley, mearly, nerely, merelly, merrly, meerly, mierly.


Google Ngram Viewer results for merely:

This graph shows how "merely" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for merely:

  1. I merely mention it, you know; it's a little too far off, perhaps; but if you like it, it is quite at your service, I assure you. –  by
  2. He did this unconsciously, merely because it was there. –  by
  3. I know now that they were merely dishonest. –  by

Rhymes for merely:

  1. clearly, dearly, nearly, yearly, myrlie;
  2. austerely, severely, sincerely;
  3. cavalierly;