Solely is defined as something done for only one reason, or something done without others involved.adverb
If you choose a college for only one single reason- that it is a party school- this is an example of a time when you chose a college solely because it was a party school.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- without another or others; alone: to be solely to blame
- only, exclusively, merely, or altogether: to read solely for pleasure
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- Alone; singly: solely responsible.
- Entirely; exclusively: did it solely for love.