What does Especially mean?

Definitions for Especially
ɪˈspɛʃ ə liEspe·cial·ly

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. particularly, peculiarly, especially, specially(adverb)

    to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common

    "he was particularly fussy about spelling"; "a particularly gruesome attack"; "under peculiarly tragic circumstances"; "an especially (or specially) cautious approach to the danger"

  2. specially, especially(adverb)

    in a special manner

    "a specially arranged dinner"

Wiktionary

  1. especially(Adverb)

    In a special manner; specially

  2. especially(Adverb)

    particularly; to a greater extent than is normal

Webster Dictionary

  1. Especially(adverb)

    in an especial manner; chiefly; particularly; peculiarly; in an uncommon degree

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Especially' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #528

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Especially' in Written Corpus Frequency: #890

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Especially' in Adverbs Frequency: #75

How to pronounce Especially?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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How to say Especially in sign language?

  1. especially

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Especially in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Especially in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Especially in a Sentence

  1. Francisco González:

    They were stunned and they were nervous, especially the younger sister, who lives in Ibagué. She thought her search would help her find her mother. She was too little to remember she had a sister when the volcano's eruption happened, so she didn't know anything about her.

  2. Jeff Daniels:

    I hadn’t read it or seen the movie, but now I’ve read the book and seen the movie twice, i think it’s an important play, especially now.

  3. e:

    Be tough and resilient about your goals, targets, dreams, visions and aspirations. For, you've got to be tough and resilient as far as all of the above is concerned. But, take Note: don't be cynical and rigid. Most especially, with regard to your beliefs and outlook (your attitude to life). ~Emeasoba George.

  4. Basil Karatzas:

    The state of the dry bulk market especially indicates that economies worldwide are likely to stay weak, much to the disappointment of central banks ... FX traders, miners, steel makers, trading houses, and commodity economies.

  5. New Hampshire President Mark Huddleston:

    I am troubled by many things in the language guide, especially the suggestion that the use of the term ‘American’ is misplaced or offensive.

Images & Illustrations of Especially

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