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One entry found for hardly.
Main Entry: hardĚly
Pronunciation: primarystresshärd-lemacron
Function: adverb
1 : in a severe or harsh manner <deal hardly with them>
2 : with difficulty <a hardly won victory>
3 : only just : BARELY, SCARCELY <we hardly knew them>
4 : certainly not <that news is hardly surprising>

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