Definition of Generally

1. Adverb. Usually; as a rule. "By and large it doesn't rain much here"




2. Adverb. Without distinction of one from others. "He is interested in snakes in general"
Exact synonyms: In General, In The Main
Partainyms: General
Antonyms: Specifically

3. Adverb. Without regard to specific details or exceptions. "He interprets the law broadly"
Exact synonyms: Broadly, Broadly Speaking, Loosely
Partainyms: Broad, General
Antonyms: Narrowly

Definition of Generally

1. adv. In general; commonly; extensively, though not universally; most frequently.

Definition of Generally

1. Adverb. Popularly or widely. ¹

2. Adverb. As a rule; usually. ¹

3. Adverb. Without reference to specific details. ¹

4. Adverb. (obsolete) collectively; as a whole; without omissions ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Generally

1. [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Generally

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generalizable
generalization
generalizations
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generalized continuum hypothesis
generalized epilepsy
generalized seizure
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generalizing
generall
generally (current term)
generally accepted accounting practices
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generalship
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generated occlusal path

Literary usage of Generally

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1. A Treatise on the Law of Surveying and Boundaries by Frank Emerson Clark (1922)
"generally.—Speaking generally the term surveying or survey is applied in various ways, as will be evident by an examination of any good dictionary or ..."

2. The law of mines, quarries and minerals by Robert Forster MacSwinney (1884)
"generally. The custom of tin-bounding is peculiar to the counties of Cornwall ... generally. The right of tin-bounding in Cornwall may be claimed either in ..."

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