expressly[ek spres′lē, ik-]
Expressly is defined as in a very clear way.
An example of expressly is a woman telling a man that she's absolutely, under no circumstances interested in him.
- in a plain and definite way; explicitly
- for the specific purpose; particularly
- In an express or a definite manner; explicitly: I expressly ordered the visitor to leave.
- Especially; particularly: tools designed expressly for left-handed workers.
express + -ly