Expressly - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪkˈspresli|  American pronunciation of the word expressly
Brit.  |ɪkˈsprɛsli|  British pronunciation of the word expressly

adverb

- with specific intentions; for the express purpose

she needs the money expressly for her patients

Examples

He was expressly forbidden to speak to the girl.

The building is expressly designed to conserve energy.

she needs the money expressly for her patients

A priest is expressly forbidden by the canons to enter a public inn.

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