secondly

Part of speech: adverb

In the second place.

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Usage examples "secondly":

  1. I knew what you would be asked to do- first, to attend to the injuries of the foolish one among us who had tried to do what he could not do; secondly, to finish what he had begun. - "A Bachelor's Dream", Mrs. Hungerford.
  2. Secondly, I want you to help us to escape Calendar to- night. - "The Black Bag", Louis Joseph Vance.
  3. Secondly, story is frequently used to mean plot, and plot of the older type, namely a play of skilfully arranged suspense and climax in a story of complicated and extreme emotion. - "Dramatic Technique", George Pierce Baker.