What does basically mean?

Definitions for basically
ˈbeɪ sɪk liba·si·cal·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. basically, fundamentally, essentially(adverb)

    in essence; at bottom or by one's (or its) very nature

    "He is basically dishonest"; "the argument was essentially a technical one"; "for all his bluster he is in essence a shy person"

Wiktionary

  1. basically(Adverb)

    in a fundamental, essential or basic manner

    They've added some fancy features, but it's basically still a car.

  2. Origin: From basic + -ally

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'basically' in Written Corpus Frequency: #631

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'basically' in Adverbs Frequency: #241

How to pronounce basically?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say basically in sign language?

  1. basically

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of basically in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of basically in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of basically in a Sentence

  1. Giulio Rimondi:

    I basically got lost.

  2. Marta Bonora:

    It's a mess basically.

  3. Jordann Weingartner:

    They basically ignored us.

  4. Scott Houldieson:

    We basically gave up the farm.

  5. Todd Adams:

    I've basically written it off.

Images & Illustrations of basically

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