What does technically mean?

Definitions for technically

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. technically(adverb)

    with regard to technique

    "technically lagging behind the Japanese"; "a technically brilliant boxer"

  2. technically(adverb)

    with regard to technical skill and the technology available

    "a technically brilliant solution"

  3. technically(adverb)

    according to the exact meaning; according to the facts

    "technically, a bank's reserves belong to the stockholders"; "technically, the term is no longer used by experts"

Wiktionary

  1. technically(Adverb)

    Based on precise facts.

    Technically he was Canadian, but everyone assumed he was American.

  2. technically(Adverb)

    Having the skills or talent required for a certain job or profession.

    Although she is technically gifted, her piano playing lacks passion.

  3. technically(Adverb)

    According to the current state of science.

    For now, it is technically impossible to have a manned flight to Mercury.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Technically(adverb)

    in a technical manner; according to the signification of terms as used in any art, business, or profession

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'technically' in Adverbs Frequency: #427

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of technically in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of technically in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Paul Graham, September 2004:

    Dressing up is inevitably a substitute for good ideas. It is no coincidence that technically inept business types are known as "suits."

  2. Vicente Andreu:

    I believe that, technically, it would be unviable. But if it doesn’t rain, we won’t have an alternative but to get water from the mud.

  3. Stephen Butler Leacock:

    The mayor gave no other answer than that deep guttural grunt which is technically known in municipal interviews as refusing to commit oneself.

  4. Michael Simpson:

    Energy, regardless of what you think of the longer-term fundamentals based on supply and demand, was technically oversold, how hard and how long the bounce is, that's another question.

  5. Sinan Ulgen:

    In Iraq, Ankara and Washington’s viewpoints are very much closely aligned. The problem remains Syria, where strategically they want the same thing – a new order without Assad – but technically, divergences remain.

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Translations for technically

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • أصلاًArabic
  • tècnicamentCatalan, Valencian
  • technisch, eigentlich, fachlichGerman
  • técnicamente, en realidadSpanish
  • teknisesti, tosiasiallisesti, oikeastiFinnish
  • techniquement, véritablementFrench
  • तकनीकी रूप सेHindi
  • veramente, tecnicamenteItalian
  • strikt genomen, technisch gesproken, technischDutch
  • teknisk, egentligNorwegian
  • technicznie, właściwiePolish
  • tecnicamente, na realidadePortuguese
  • строго говоря, формально, собственно, чтобы быть точным, техническиRussian
  • tekniskt, egentligenSwedish
  • ทั้ง, วิชาการThai
  • 技術上Chinese

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