Definition of Sparely

1. Adverb. In a spare manner. "William held me longest with his recent bronzes sparely arranged at Waddington's galleries"

Partainyms: Spare

Definition of Sparely

1. adv. In a spare manner; sparingly.

Definition of Sparely

1. Adverb. In a spare manner. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sparely

1. spare [adv] - See also: spare

Lexicographical Neighbors of Sparely

spare the rod and spoil the child
spare time
spare tire
spare tire well
spare tire wells
spare tires
spare tyre
spare tyre well
spare tyre wells
spare tyres
spare wheel
spareable
spared
spareful
spareless
sparely (current term)
spareness
sparenesses
sparer
sparerib
spareribs
sparers
spares
sparest
spareth
sparfloxacin
sparganoma
sparganosis
sparganum
sparge

Literary usage of Sparely

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The imperial gazetteer of India [by] W.W. Hunter by India, William Wilson Hunter (1881)
"As a rule they are darker, shorter, and more sparely built than the higher castes, besides often betraying in their features other traces of aboriginal ..."

2. Report of the Annual Meeting (1869)
"In the deep water from 50 to 200 fathoms, between reefs, simple and sparely distributed species occur ; and in other seas, where there are no reefs, ..."

3. A Complete Word and Phrase Concordance to the Poems and Songs of Robert by J. B. Reid (1889)
"sparely. Tho' faith, I fear ye dine but sparely, To a Louse. A' day they [the birds] fare but sparely ; S. Up in the morning. Spark. ..."

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