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du·ly

 (do͞o′lē, dyo͞o′-)
adv.
1. In a proper manner: a duly appointed official.
2. At the expected time.

[Middle English duely, from due, due; see due.]

duly

(ˈdjuːlɪ)
adv
1. in a proper or fitting manner
2. at the proper time; punctually
[C14: see due, -ly2]

du•ly

(ˈdu li, ˈdyu-)

adv.
1. in a due manner; properly; fittingly.
2. in due season; punctually.
[1350–1400; Middle English duelich(e). See due, -ly]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.duly - at the proper time; "she was duly apprised of the raise"

duly

adverb
2. on time, promptly, in good time, punctually, at the stated time, at the proper time The engineer duly arrived, expecting to have to repair the boiler.
Translations
كالمُتَوَقَّع
správněvčas
á tilsettum tíma
beklendiği gibigereğince

duly

[ˈdjuːlɪ] ADV
1. (= as expected) [arrive, land] → como estaba previsto
he duly arrived at threellegó a las tres, como estaba previsto
I was duly grateful for his assistancecomo cabe esperar, le agradecí su asistencia
the visitors were duly impressedlos visitantes quedaron muy impresionados, como era de esperar
2. (= properly) [elect, sign] → debidamente
the point was duly noted in the minutesse tomó debida nota de ese punto

duly

[ˈdjuːli] adv
(= accordingly) → comme convenu, comme dû
He demanded an apology, which he duly received
BUT Il a exigé des excuses qu'il a obtenues.
(= according to plan) → comme prévu
(= properly) → comme il faut, comme il convient

duly

adv
(= properly) elect, note, signordnungsgemäß, vorschriftsmäßig; to be duly grateful/sympathetic/impressedgebührend dankbar/mitfühlend/beeindruckt sein; I was duly surprisedich war entsprechend überrascht
(= as expected)wie erwartet; (= in due course)dann auch; he duly obligedwie erwartet tat er es auch, er tat es dann auch; she duly went to China in Aprilwie erwartet fuhr sie im April nach China, so fuhr sie dann im April nach China

duly

[ˈdjuːlɪ] adv (properly) → come si deve, debitamente; (as expected) → come previsto, secondo le previsioni; (on time) → a tempo debito
he duly arrived at 3 → è arrivato alle 3 come previsto
everybody was duly shocked → tutti sono rimasti debitamente scioccati

due

(djuː) adjective
1. owed. I think I'm still due some pay; Our thanks are due to the doctor.
2. expected according to timetable, promise etc. The bus is due in three minutes.
3. proper. Take due care.
adverb
directly South. sailing due east.
noun
1. what is owed, especially what one has a right to. I'm only taking what is my due.
2. (in plural) charge, fee or toll. He paid the dues on the cargo.
ˈduly adverb
properly; as expected. The bus duly arrived.
ˈdue to
brought about by. His success was due to hard work.
give (someone) his due
to be fair to someone.

see also owe.
References in classic literature ?
It would seem long practice had rendered this manual accompaniment necessary; for it did not cease until the preposition which the poet had selected for the close of his verse had been duly delivered like a word of two syllables.
Her humble preparations, therefore, were duly made, and the enterprise was now to be commenced.
There were men, too, of a sturdier texture of mind than his, and endowed with a far greater share of shrewd, hard iron, or granite understanding; which, duly mingled with a fair proportion of doctrinal ingredient, constitutes a highly respectable, efficacious, and unamiable variety of the clerical species.
Quitting the good city of old Manhatto, I duly arrived in New Bedford.
The predestinated day arrived, and we duly met the ship Jungfrau, Derick De Deer, master, of Bremen.
When however, the fact that she had resolved to go was fully before the public mind, she was solemnly invited out to tea by all her friends and neighbors for the space of a fortnight, and her prospects and plans duly canvassed and inquired into.
The loading process was done in the presence of duly constituted witnesses.
Huck was silent while he framed a duly cautious reply.
Her pardon was duly begged at the close of the song, and every thing usual followed.
He duly summoned me to his presence in the evening.
His nephew's offering of thanks was duly delivered, Miss Cathy gently touching on the rest: I also threw little light on his inquiries, for I hardly knew what to hide and what to reveal.
Captain Wragge's bulletin was duly announced -- Miss Bygrave was so ill as to be confined to her room.