Secondly

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Definition

secondly, second, second of all: 2nd, in place number two, point number two
adverb
Secondly is useful when making speeches:

First, thank you for coming. Secondly, I have to say that our marketing department is doing a great job.

a second: a measurement of time, there are 60 of these in a minute
noun

(for) the second time: (for) time number two
idiom

Examples

  • "Gerald : Ok, a second time then: Where is the microfiche?"
  • "It is because she's the second baby I tested."
  • "- We've had one, yes, what about second breakfast?"
  • "Second sentence."
  • "The second one."
  • "Secondly, I have met with all of our major clients to let them know about Bruno's leave of absence."
  • "Second of all, who sent you?"
  • "12 coffees brewed per second, 94 mails archived per minute, 6-10 chocolates fed to Bruno per hour."
  • "Brian : (The second one)"
  • "His second act was to have sex with the former President's wife."

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