Learner's definition of REMOTELY
to a very small degree
— usually used in negative statements
I've never seen anything remotely like it. [=never seen anything that was like it at all]
I wasn't even remotely involved in that decision.
Nothing he said was even remotely true. [=nothing he said was at all true]
from a distance
I can log in remotely to my computer. [=I can log in to my computer by using another computer that is connected to it]
a remotely operated submarine
They can remotely monitor the building.
The door can be unlocked remotely.