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specially meaning

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  • AdverbSUF-ly
    1. For a special purpose.
      1. We had this cake made specially for your birthday.
    2. (proscribed) extremely.
      1. She's specially good at running.
    3. (proscribed) in particular.
      1. I love all animals, specially cute furry ones.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Most manufacturers of wirelines will construct specially designed armored electrical conductor wirelines for unique downhole operations.
      • There is too, at this point in time, an aesthetic disadvantage to filmsetting in that the range of type faces specially designed for it is still extremely limited.
      • The catch: Its intricate, knitlike patterns are stenciled, using a swath of chain mail specially fabricated for the task.

Meaning of specially for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "specially" is an adverb, more specifically, an uncomparable adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adverbs
      • Uncomparable adverbs
      • Morphemes
        • Suffixes
          • Words by suffix
            • Words suffixed with -ly
      Difficultness: Level 2
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      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 1
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      Definite    ➨     Versatile

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en especially
      2. en specialty
      3. en speciall
      4. en spacially
      5. en 'specially
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