Definition of Originally

1. Adverb. In an original manner.

Partainyms: Original



2. Adverb. With reference to the origin or beginning.
Exact synonyms: In The Beginning, Primitively

3. Adverb. Before now. "Why didn't you tell me in the first place?"

Definition of Originally

1. adv. In the original time, or in an original manner; primarily; from the beginning or origin; not by derivation, or imitation.

Definition of Originally

1. Adverb. As it was in the beginning. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Originally

1. [adv]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Originally

origanums
origin
origin of replication
originable
original
original aspect ratio
original research
original sin
originalism
originalist
originalists
originalities
originality
originally (current term)
originalness
originals
originary
originate
originate in
originated
originates
originating
origination
origination fee
originations
originative
originatively
originator

Literary usage of Originally

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Cambridge History of American Literature by William Peterfield Trent (1918)
"(34) Never Bet the Devil your Head: A Tale with a Moral (originally Never Bet Your ... (36) Three Sundays in a Week (originally A Succession of Sundays). ..."

2. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1900)
"The Pitman's Pay,' his chief literary work, ap peared originally in ... originally intended for the law, he became a bookseller, with Maxwell of Bell Yard, ..."

3. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: During by Great Britain Court of Chancery, Edward Thurlow Thurlow, Alexander Wedderburn Rosslyn, Jonathan Cogswell Perkins (1845)
"originally under proof in bankruptcy upon the penalty of a bond, securing an annuity, forfeited, the annuity itself was received, if assets sufficient. ..."

4. Critique of Pure Reason by Immanuel Kant (1901)
"Of tiie originally Synthetical Unity of Apperception' The / think must accompany all my representations, for otherwise something would be represented in me ..."

5. The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion by James George Frazer (1900)
"The view that in these spring ceremonies Death meant originally the dying or dead vegetation of winter has the high support of W. Mannhardt; and he confirms ..."

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