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adverb indirectly pronunciation in American English /ˌɪndɪˈrektli/indirectly pronunciation in American English /ˌɪndəˈrektli/
  1. not in a direct, clear, or obvious way

    He was indirectly responsible for the deaths of five people.

    Over 500 people are directly or indirectly employed by the business.


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