One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘These companies don't just quietly produce quality clothing that is sweatshop-free - they broadcast their social mission loud and clear.’
- ‘But, no, we just quietly wiped out 30 percent of the revenue of pharmacies.’
- ‘We just quietly have negotiations with them and don't negotiate in public.’
- ‘Then, after all the fuss, they'll just quietly send them on to New Zealand.’
- ‘But, just quietly, I think there's something very creepy about breeding thousands of living things for the purpose of being killed and eaten by a ravenous human market accustomed to its luxuries.’
- ‘And just quietly; an extremely over-rated captain too.’
- ‘Their second album should be out in April… just quietly, I've heard a few tracks, and it's sounding sublime.’
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