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Definition of "properly" []

  • In a proper manner (adverb)
  • Individually; in one's own manner (adverb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "properly" in a sentence
  • "The six-shooter when properly handled is the only weapon -- mind you, sir, I say _properly "_ and here the old eyes blinked rapidly over the great art as he knew its practice."
  • "How many years and hours it takes to play a violin properly is amazing, when you think of it, and I find it so beautiful that we have something like this."
  • "There was at least one soul around, if I understand the term properly, and that was me."