subtly

All Adverb
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  • It's almost like the same song being subtly changed ten different ways.
  • He finds himself in a world which is subtly different from his own.
  • I wanted to make a point and really say something, but subtly.
  • Different people are included and they are arranged in subtly different ways.
  • More subtly, many stations were designed to admit as much natural light as possible.
  • Even at the best of times both men were inclined to look down on each other subtly.
  • At first he felt nothing, then subtly the music changed.
  • Their names are subtly related to numbers from one to eleven in Japanese.
  • She believed she must go to work gently, subtly, even though she meant to be very firm. Cited from The Way of Ambition, by Robert Hichens
  • It is subtly different from that in the United States and some other countries.
  • She would always have worked subtly, and never believed her feminine self. Cited from The Butterfly House, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • The temptation worked subtly in his mind as strong wine might in his blood. Cited from Flower of the Dusk, by Myrtle Reed
  • As new companies entered the field, additional versions were added that subtly changed the BASIC family.
  • A chain, although sometimes used with difficult horses, has no subtly of contact and is quite severe.
  • The home has one large space subtly divided into library, living room, and dining room, all in-line.
  • Six were constructed, each being subtly different from the rest.
  • Halfway around the world, God's plans are subtly being carried out too.
  • The music subtly adjusts to the player's experience based on various game states.
  • At the same time, his powerful mind reached out and began to work subtly within the prisoner's brain. Cited from Islands of Space, by John W Campbell
  • Kinship terms are especially affected, as each term has a subtly different meaning in each region.
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Meaning of subtly

  • adverb In a subtle manner
    late nineteenth-century French opera at its most beautiful, subtly romantic with a twilight melancholy