Definitions for primarilypraɪˈmɛər ə li, -ˈmɛr-, ˈpraɪ mɛr ə li, -mər ə-

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. chiefly, principally, primarily, mainly, in the main(adverb)

    for the most part

    "he is mainly interested in butterflies"

  2. primarily, in the first place(adverb)

    of primary import

    "this is primarily a question of economics"; "it was in the first place a local matter"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. primarily(Adverb)

    Of a primary or central nature, first and foremost

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Primarily(adverb)

    in a primary manner; in the first place; in the first place; in the first intention; originally

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'primarily' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3157

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'primarily' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4184

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'primarily' in Adverbs Frequency: #240


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