Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a sincere or earnest manner; honestly.
  • adv. A conventional formula for ending a letter, used when the salutation addresses the person for whom the letter is intended by his or her name.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. Purely; without alloy.
  • adv. Honestly; unfeignedly; without dissimulation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a sincere manner, in any sense of the word sincere; wholly; purely; with truth; truly; really.

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

  • adv. written formula for ending a letter
  • adv. with sincerity; without pretense

Etymologies

sincere +‎ -ly, from Latin sincerus ("pure, clean, sound"). (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Before you buy a bunch of the high-power Garrett or BB ammo, bear in mind that even with a scope this rifle weighs only 8 ½ pounds, and it really, most sincerely, is going to kick.

    Rifles of Interest, Vol. 2

  • They really are likely to be thoughts he believes in sincerely, not just someone else's TP.

    Discourse.net: Making the Rounds

  • Researching the activities and causes of Tea Party chapters and members across the country, in many states, as well as in the U.S. capital, I find no evidence that the Tea Party movement sincerely is fighting for freedom for all and individual liberties.

    Neff: Is the Tea Party treading on gays?

  • Does Corbin sincerely believe that law enforcement officials acquired the ability to tap cell phone lines in 2001?

    Fox Article Likely Filled With Gibberish, Experts Say

  • That's better than many people make in sincerely great positions during Fortune 500 companies!

    Archive 2009-10-01

  • The irony, and I mean that sincerely, is that I think 93kph is a personal best for my car.

    Well, So Much For That Winning Streak « Unambiguously Ambidextrous

  • That is, if the joint ticked is acheived for political reasons, not much good may come out of it; however, if both contenders join sincerely, and the 'chemistry' works, then November will be no challenge whatsoever! tony, Mount Vernon, NY

    Blitzer: Renewed talk of 'dream ticket'

  • It's true, Jay, that few people doubt McCain sincerely believes in what he is advocating.

    Re: The McCain Doctrine - Swampland - TIME.com

  • Her kindness and generosity, and I mean this sincerely, is one of the two reasons I'm still around today.

    the anti-hero

  • It has been a unique pleasure to have you with us and we thank you sincerely from the bottom of our hearts that are Canadian hearts, here, there and always.

    Resistance in France

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