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sincerely

[ sin-seer-lee ]
/ sɪnˈsɪər li /
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adverb

in a way that is genuine, earnest, or truthful: We sincerely hope you can accept our apology.
a conventional term used at the end of a letter: Sincerely, Mrs. Rose McNair.

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of sincerely

First recorded in 1560–70; sincere + -ly; def. 2 recorded in 1700–05
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