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Wordnet 3.0

ADVERB (1)

1. in part; in some degree; not wholly;
- Example: "I felt partly to blame"
- Example: "He was partially paralyzed"
[syn: partially, partly, part]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Partly \Part"ly\, adv. In part; in some measure of degree; not wholly. "I partly believe it." --1 Cor. xi. 18. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

partly adv 1: in part; in some degree; not wholly; "I felt partly to blame"; "He was partially paralyzed" [syn: partially, partly, part] [ant: all, altogether, completely, entirely, totally, whole, wholly]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

43 Moby Thesaurus words for "partly": after a fashion, appreciably, at any rate, at best, at least, at most, at the least, at the most, at the outside, at worst, comparatively, detectably, fairly, half, halfway, in a manner, in a way, in part, in some measure, incompletely, leastwise, merely, mildly, moderately, modestly, not comprehensively, not exhaustively, one-and-a-half, only, part, partial, partially, pro tanto, purely, relatively, simply, so far, somewhat, thus far, to a degree, to some degree, tolerably, visibly