Definitions for personallyˈpɜr sə nl i
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
per•son•al•lyˈpɜr sə nl i(adv.)
in person; directly:
I thanked them personally.
as if intended for or directed at oneself:
Don't take his comments personally.
as regards oneself:
Personally, I don't care to go.
as a person:
I like her personally, but not as a boss.
Origin of personally:
"speaking personally, I would not want to go"
as a person
"he is personally repulsive"
in a personal way
"he took her comments personally"
personally, in person(adverb)
in the flesh; without involving anyone else
"I went there personally"; "he appeared in person"
concerning the speaker
"personally, I find him stupid"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
personally(adverb)ˈpɜr sə nl i
done by or involving the person mentioned, not sb else
He came over to give it to me personally.; Did you know him personally?
personallyˈpɜr sə nl i
indicates you are going to give your own opinion
I know it's not popular but, personally, I like it!
personallyˈpɜr sə nl i
to be upset by what sb says because you think they are criticizing you
It's hard to be honest when she always takes everything so personally.
In a personal manner
Personally, I think that...
As a person.
I like you personally, but as a colleague you are useless.
in a personal manner; by bodily presence; in person; not by representative or substitute; as, to deliver a letter personally
with respect to an individual; as regards the person; individually; particularly
with respect to one's individuality; as regards one's self; as, personally I have no feeling in the matter
Translations for personally
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
in one's own opinion
Personally, I prefer the other.
- wat my betref, volgens myAfrikaans
- pessoalmentePortuguese (BR)
- ich, etc, persönlichGerman
- به عقیده منFarsi
- lično, što se mene tičeCroatian
- személy szerintHungarian
- secara pribadiIndonesian
- persónulega, fyrir sitt leytiIcelandic
- secara peribadiMalay
- personlig, for min egen delNorwegian
- به عقیده منPersian
- پخپله ،شخصا، په شخصى ډول دسړى غوندىPashto
- что касается меня, лично я...Russian
- şahsen, bana göreTurkish
- 就個人而言Chinese (Trad.)
- особисто, щодо менеUkrainian
- ذاتي طور پر، اپني رائے ميںUrdu
- về phần tôiVietnamese
- 就个人而言Chinese (Simp.)
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