What does practically mean?

Definitions for practicallyˈpræk tɪk li

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word practically.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. practically(adverb)

    almost; nearly

    "practically the first thing I saw when I got off the train"; "he was practically the only guest at the party"; "there was practically no garden at all"

  2. practically(adverb)

    in a practical manner

    "practically orientated institutions such as business schools"; "a brilliant man but so practically inept that he needed help to cross the road safely"

  3. much, practically(adverb)

    (degree adverb used before a noun phrase) for all practical purposes but not completely

    "much the same thing happened every time"; "practically everything in Hinduism is the manifestation of a god"

GCIDE

  1. Practically(adv.)

    Almost.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Practically(adverb)

    in a practical way; not theoretically; really; as, to look at things practically; practically worthless

  2. Practically(adverb)

    by means of practice or use; by experience or experiment; as, practically wise or skillful; practically acquainted with a subject

  3. Practically(adverb)

    in practice or use; as, a medicine practically safe; theoretically wrong, but practically right

  4. Practically(adverb)

    almost

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'practically' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4024

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'practically' in Adverbs Frequency: #361

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of practically in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of practically in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Finance Minister Luis Videgaray:

    It would have been very difficult, practically impossible to obtain a bank loan.

  2. Alfredo Castillo:

    Each has to stay in his community, if we have clashes between different communities we'll practically have a civil war.

  3. Henry Wedler:

    This Braille printer is a great way for people around the world who really don't have many resources at all to learn Braille and to use it practically.

  4. Zoran Milanovic:

    No president has ever dared demand that from the government, which holds sessions every week, i can't imagine what it would look like, what would be the agenda. It is practically inconceivable.

  5. Keven Kwaku:

    Information Superhighway is really an acronym for 'Interactive Network For Organizing, Retrieving, Manipulating, Accessing And Transferring Information On National Systems, Unleashing Practically Every Rebellious Human Intelligence, Gratifying Hackers, Wiseacres, And Yahoos'.

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