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generally meaning

EN[d͡ʒɛnɹəliː]
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  • AdverbCOMmore generallySUPmost generallySUF-ly
    1. Popularly or widely.
      1. It is generally known that the Earth is round. ‎
    2. As a rule; usually.
      1. I generally have a walk in the afternoon. ‎
    3. Without reference to specific details.
      1. Generally speaking … ‎
    4. OBS Collectively; as a whole; without omissions.
    5. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • This may be because primary care patients are less severely ill and delirium is generally infrequent in nonacute care settings.
        • The hillside behind our house isn't generally much to look at, but once all the trees turn it's gorgeous. ‎
        • Because they are generally quite thick, old telephone books are sometimes used in informal tests of a weapon's cutting ability.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Generally those with more responsibility outearn those with less.
        • Generally speaking, the main malignant part in most cases of malignant ectomesenchymoma (MEM) is the mesenchymal component.

    Meaning of generally for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "generally" is an adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adverbs
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -ly
        Difficultness: Level 1
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        Easy     ➨     Difficult
        Definiteness: Level 8
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        Definite    ➨     Versatile

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
        1. en generall
        2. en generalty
        3. en generalcy
        4. en generals
        5. en genially
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