cordially vs heartily what difference

what is difference between cordially and heartily

English

Etymology

cordial +‎ -ly

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈkɔɹdʒəli/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈkɔːdɪəli/
  • Hyphenation: cor‧dial‧ly

Adverb

cordially (comparative more cordially, superlative most cordially)

  1. In a cordial, warm or friendly manner.
    • 1893, London, Royal Geographical Society, The Geographical Journal
      I may ask you, then, cordially to thank Sir George Goldie for all that he has done for the Society.
    • 1898, Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev, Tourguéneff and his French Circle
      My dear Monsieur Durand,—I am sending you[….]
      Ever most cordially yours,

      Iv. Tourguéneff.

Usage notes

As indicated above, the term is often used in letter closings.

Translations



English

Etymology

From Middle English hertely, equivalent to hearty +‎ -ly.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈhɑːtɪli/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈhɑɹtɪli/
  • Hyphenation: heart‧i‧ly

Adverb

heartily (comparative more heartily, superlative most heartily)

  1. In a hearty manner.

Synonyms

  • with a will
  • agood

Translations

Anagrams

  • earthily

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