What does generally mean?

Definitions for generally
ˈdʒɛn ər ə ligen·er·al·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. by and large, generally, more often than not, mostly(adverb)

    usually; as a rule

    "by and large it doesn't rain much here"

  2. generally, in general, in the main(adverb)

    without distinction of one from others

    "he is interested in snakes in general"

  3. broadly, loosely, broadly speaking, generally(adverb)

    without regard to specific details or exceptions

    "he interprets the law broadly"

Wiktionary

  1. generally(Adverb)

    Popularly or widely.

    It is generally known that the Earth is round.

  2. generally(Adverb)

    As a rule; usually.

    I generally have a walk in the afternoon.

  3. generally(Adverb)

    Without reference to specific details.

    Generally speaking...

  4. generally(Adverb)

    collectively; as a whole; without omissions

    I counsel that all Israel be generally gathered unto thee. uE000124690uE001 2 Sam. xvii.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Generally(adverb)

    in general; commonly; extensively, though not universally; most frequently

  2. Generally(adverb)

    in a general way, or in general relation; in the main; upon the whole; comprehensively

  3. Generally(adverb)

    collectively; as a whole; without omissions

Freebase

  1. GeneRally

    GeneRally is a freeware racing game originally developed by brothers Hannu and Jukka Räbinä from Finland. Although it features a 3D graphics engine, GeneRally has a top-down perspective, where you can see all the cars. Its art design calls to mind older arcade racing games such as Super Sprint and Slicks 'N' Slide. PCGamer, in an issue about free PC games, described it as "A minimalist Micro Machines".

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'generally' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #853

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'generally' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1225

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'generally' in Adverbs Frequency: #92

How to pronounce generally?

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How to say generally in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of generally in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of generally in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of generally in a Sentence

  1. Marcia Stefanick:

    I am fascinated by this study, which generally confirms all that I present in my Stanford course on Sex and Gender in Human Physiology and Disease, when men get diseases that most healthcare professionals consider 'women's diseases,' they are diagnosed at later, more serious stages, and vice versa.

  2. Charles Horton Cooley:

    Our individual lives cannot, generally, be works of art unless the social order is also.

  3. Donald Trump:

    This attack on my credibility is one part of a larger effort not just to slander me personally, but to taint the FBI, law enforcement, and intelligence professionals more generally.

  4. The Fed:

    Outlooks generally remained positive with some contacts expecting the current pace of growth to continue into next year.

  5. Matteo Chinazzi:

    What our model seems to indicate is that the first introduction of the virus in New York was around early January and more generally, what we see is that by the end of February, most of the states have been seeded and have local transmission.

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