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adverb remotely pronunciation in American English /rɪˈmoʊtli/
  1. 1
    [usually in negatives] slightly, or in a very small way

    He wasn’t even remotely interested in anything we had to say.

    She had never seen anything even remotely like it.

  2. 2
    far away from anywhere or anyone else

    The monastery is remotely situated high in the mountains.

  3. 3
    from a distance

    The bomb had been detonated remotely.


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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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