Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a loud manner; at a high volume.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a loud manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • With great sound or noise; noisily; clamorously; with vehemence or importunity: as, he loudly complained of intolerance.
  • Ostentatiously; conspicuously; showily; glaringly: as, he was very loudly dressed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in manner that attracts attention
  • adv. used as a direction in music; to be played relatively loudly
  • adv. with relatively high volume

Etymologies

loud +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • He said her name loudly several times, finally grabbing her shoulders and shaking her.

    My Devilish Scotsman

  • Scott screamed the word loudly enough to hurt, his voice cracking from the effort, and he heaved the dead flare like a dagger, spinning it end-over-end into the tangled mess of the woods.

    Scott Free

  • They chanted his name loudly when he eventually came on, proving why he is a force for club and, when available, for country.

    Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • But then she heard Mr. Butterworth yell her name loudly.

    Firestorm!

  • Zena called his name loudly, trying to penetrate his agony.

    Circles of Stone

  • The three girls separated, calling her name loudly.

    GHOST STORIES

  • He could have just nudged the side of the bed and said her name loudly to awaken her, but he wasn’t sure he could handle seeing her all warm and sleep-tousled, sitting up in bed in that revealing nightgown.

    Johanna Lindsey

  • "I still think it's positive that no established political leader is calling loudly for drastic changes," he said.

    Norway Faces Dilemma on Openness

  • If you use the phrase to mean “raise the question”, some pedants will silently dismiss you as a dunce, while others will complain loudly, thus distracting everyone else from whatever you wanted to say.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » “Beg the Question”

  • DJR says: yankee: If you use the phrase to mean “raise the question”, some pedants will silently dismiss you as a dunce, while others will complain loudly, thus distracting everyone else from whatever you wanted tosay.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » “Beg the Question”

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