belatedly
adverb see belated

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • belatedly — adv. Belatedly is used with these verbs: ↑realize, ↑recognize …   Collocations dictionary

  • belatedly — be|lat|ed|ly [ bı leıtədli ] adverb late or too late: Then, belatedly, she realized what I meant …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • belatedly — UK [bɪˈleɪtɪdlɪ] / US [bɪˈleɪtədlɪ] adverb late or too late Then, belatedly, she realized what I meant …   English dictionary

  • belatedly — belated ► ADJECTIVE ▪ coming late or too late. DERIVATIVES belatedly adverb belatedness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • belatedly — adverb later than usual or than expected the train arrived late we awoke late the children came late to school notice came so tardily that we almost missed the deadline I belatedly wished her a happy birthday • Syn: ↑late, ↑t …   Useful english dictionary

  • belatedly — See belated. * * * …   Universalium

  • belatedly — adverb In a belated manner; tardily …   Wiktionary

  • belatedly — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adverb Not on time: behind, behindhand, late, tardily. See TIME …   English dictionary for students

  • belatedly — adv. tardily; unusually late …   English contemporary dictionary

  • belatedly — be·lat·ed·ly …   English syllables

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