Main definitions of subjectly in English

: subjectly1subjectly2

subjectly1

adjective

rare
  • Obedient, submissive.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Acts of the Privy Council. From subject + -ly.

Pronunciation

subjectly

/ˈsʌbdʒɪktli/ /ˈsʌbdʒɛktli/

Main definitions of subjectly in English

: subjectly1subjectly2

subjectly2

adverb

rare
  • In the manner of a subject; obediently, submissively.

Origin

Late 15th century (in an earlier sense). Probably partly from subject + -ly, and partly from subject and -ly.

Pronunciation

subjectly

/ˈsʌbdʒɪktli/ /ˈsʌbdʒɛktli/