adjective, va·guer, va·guest.
Origin of vague
Examples from the Web for vaguely
ThinkProgress calls the premise “uncomfortable and vaguely sad.”Your Husband Is Definitely Gay: TLC’s Painful Portrait of Mormonism|Samantha Allen|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He once told me that he only vaguely understood “the mechanical aspects of sex” until he was in his early twenties.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For most of his career, Savalas (1922-1994) could pass for a vaguely exciting yet essentially non-threatening “exotic ethnic.”This One Picture of Telly Savalas Refutes All Fears That Progress Has Ended|Nick Gillespie|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Missions” essentially consist of annihilating all means of transportation in small, vaguely Middle Eastern/African cities.I Am The Hague! Sylvester Stallone's 'Expendable' Wet Dream|Amy Zimmerman|August 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The slaw is vaguely like piccalilli or relish, but has a taste and drippy texture like no other.
There was vaguely present in his mind the consciousness that other ties were loosening as well.The Damnation of Theron Ware|Harold Frederic
It seemed to vaguely annoy him, as if someone were asking too presuming questions.The Crux|Charlotte Perkins Gilman
The hard features of the man had in them something disagreeable and even menacing which vaguely recalled Rashleigh Osbaldistone.Red Cap Tales|Samuel Rutherford Crockett
For a long time she brooded on her plight, vaguely conscious that the only escape from it must come from some external chance.The Reef|Edith Wharton
Michael was vaguely reminded of Mr. Prout and his inadequate oratory.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie