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Princeton's WordNet

  1. casuallyadverb

    not methodically or according to plan

    "he dealt with his course work casually"

  2. casually, nonchalantlyadverb

    in an unconcerned manner

    "glanced casually at the headlines"


  1. casuallyadverb

    In a casual manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Casuallyadverb

    Accidentally; without design, or set purpose.

    Etymology: from casual.

    Go, bid my woman
    Search for a jewel, that too casually
    Hath left mine arm. William Shakespeare, Cymbeline.

    Wool new shorn, laid casually upon a vessel of verjuice, had drunk up the verjuice, though the vessel was without any flaw. Francis Bacon, Natural Hist. №. 79.

    I should have acquainted my judge with one advantage, and which I now casually remember. John Dryden, Virgil, Dedication.


  1. casually

    Hacker Time is a British children's sketch comedy talk show, broadcast by CBBC, starring Hacker T. Dog, a character from Scoop. In each episode, Hacker interviews a celebrity, and plays games and the show also includes recurring segments, such as sketches. Six series of the show were produced, which were aired from 2011 to 2016.


  1. Casually

    Casually refers to behaviors or actions that are relaxed, informal, and lacking in formality or seriousness. It can involve being easygoing, maintaining a laid-back attitude, and not adhering strictly to rules or conventions. Casually can also indicate something done without much effort or preparation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Casuallyadverb

    without design; accidentally; fortuitously; by chance; occasionally

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of casually in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of casually in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of casually in a Sentence

  1. Parisa Tabriz:

    Our users include presidents of foreign countries -- I hope Obama uses Chrome too. It includes really highly-targeted individuals, political dissidents, journalists, and people who just want to casually use the internet, google depends on those users trusting us with their data. So if we can't protect it, we have no business.

  2. West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin:

    I am very troubled by the callous behavior of Planned Parenthood staff in (the) recently released videos, which casually discuss the sale, possibly for profit, of fetal tissue after an abortion, until these allegations have been answered and resolved, I do not believe that taxpayer money should be used to fund this organization.

  3. Lindsey Graham:

    I don't know. He's denied some of these comments, he's a military officer, he's a doctor who was involved in the raid to capture Saddam Hussein, so he has a fine military record. I know him casually. This is why we have hearings. I want to make sure he's the right man to lead the Army.

  4. John Crist:

    Over the past number of years, various women have accused me of behavior that has been hurtful to them, while I am not guilty of everything Ive been accused of, I confess to being guilty of this I have treated relationships with women far too casually, in some cases even recklessly. My behavior has been destructive and sinful.

  5. Camille Paglia:

    In 1973, as a young teacher in Vermont, I nearly came to blows with a table of early academic feminists in Albany when I casually alluded to a hormonal element in sex differences, hormones, in their view, played no role whatever in human life.

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