Definition of inly in English:

inly

adverb

literary
  • Inwardly.

    ‘inly stung with anger and disdain’
    • ‘But Ralph, whose eyes no longer saw the printed page from which he had once garnered golden grain, looked inly, and saw the perfect flower of one gracious love, printed in mystic words.’
    • ‘And others who perform inly cleanings, and offer sacrifice to water, fire and wind, and those who never rest and hold their heads down or stand only upon one leg.’
    • ‘I will so trust that what is deep is holy, that I will do strongly before the sun and moon whatever inly rejoices me, and the heart appoints.’

Origin

Old English innlīce (see in, -ly).

Pronunciation

inly

/ˈɪnli/