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Patly \Pat"ly\, adv. Fitly; seasonably.


adv. In a pat manner; fitly, seasonably, conveniently, appositely.

Usage examples of "patly".

It is too clever in its assembly of material, works the several angles from the other tales too patly together.

Donald repressed an exclamation at hearing his own predicament so patly echoed.

That had been the gateman's whistle that had blended in so patly with the stream of her thoughts, back there before!