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1. generally

adverb. ['ˈdʒɛnɝəli, ˈdʒɛnrəli'] usually; as a rule.

Synonyms

  • by and large
  • mostly

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • general (English)
  • general (Anglo-Norman)

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Words that Rhyme with Generally

  • abnormally
  • abysmally
  • accidentally
  • accidentally
  • actually
  • actually
  • additionally
  • additionally
  • agriculturally
  • agriculturally
  • anecdotally
  • anecdotally
  • angrily
  • annually
  • arbitrarily
  • architecturally
  • architecturally
  • artfully
  • artificially
  • awfully

How do you spell generally? Is it generaly ?

A common misspelling of generally is generaly

Example sentences of the word generally


1. Adverb
The palmetto scale is a round puffy scale insect that generally reaches about a centimeter in diameter.

Quotes containing the word generally


1. If you go out to Hollywood you'll find a lot of fantastic plastic people there in the business and a lot of people in life generally. They find it so hard to be themselves that they have to be plastic.
- Jimmy Cliff

2. As people, we're generally optimistic, no matter how disabled our lives are, and we find the humor in the darkest situations.
- John Wells

3. People, I guess, generally come to see me do stand-up with a working knowledge of my broad sense of humor on 'The Daily Show'... I don't think anyone would mistake me as an actual anchor.
- John Oliver

2. generally

adverb. ['ˈdʒɛnɝəli, ˈdʒɛnrəli'] without distinction of one from others.

Synonyms

  • in the main

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • general (English)
  • general (Anglo-Norman)

3. generally

adverb. ['ˈdʒɛnɝəli, ˈdʒɛnrəli'] without regard to specific details or exceptions.

Synonyms

  • loosely
  • broadly speaking

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • general (English)
  • general (Anglo-Norman)
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