[pahr-shuh-lahyz] /ˈpɑr ʃəˌlaɪz/
verb (used with object), partialized, partializing.
[pahrt-lee] /ˈpɑrt li/ adverb 1. in ; to some extent or degree; partially; not wholly: His statement is partly true. /ˈpɑːtlɪ/ adverb 1. to some extent; not completely adv. 1520s, from part (n.) + -ly (2).
- Partly cloudy
adjective pertaining to a condition when 3/8 to 5/8 of the sky is covered by opaque cloud cover Examples It is partly cloudy when the clouds are conspicuously present, but do not completely dull the sky or the day at any moment. See partly sunny
- Partly sunny
adjective partly cloudy Examples Though “partly sunny” is not a recognized meteorological term, it means the same thing as “partly cloudy.”
noun 1. music, especially vocal music, with parts for two or more independent performers.