Definition of remotely adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈməʊtli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmoʊtli//
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  1. 1(usually in negative sentences) to a very slight degree synonym slightly It wasn't even remotely funny (= it wasn't at all funny). The two incidents were only remotely connected.
  2. 2from a distance remotely operated
  3. 3far away from places where other people live The church is remotely situated on the north coast of the island.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: remotely