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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mentallyadverb

    in your mind

    "he suffered mentally"


  1. mentallyadverb

    in a mental manner; an idea thought out in one's mind, as opposed to an idea spoken orally.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Mentallyadverb

    Intellectually; in the mind; not practically, but in thought or meditation.

    Etymology: from mental.

    If we consider the heart the first principle of life, and mentally divide it into its constituent parts, we find nothing but what is in any muscle of the body. Richard Bentley.


  1. Mentally

    Mentally is a 2017 Nigerian film written, produced and directed by James Abinibi. The movie stars Kunle Idowu, Toyin Abraham, Woli Arole and Adekunle Gold


  1. mentally

    Mentally refers to anything related to the mind, cognition, or psychological processes. It can describe thoughts, emotions, intellect, memory, or behaviors. It may also refer to the state or condition of mental health, or the carrying out of actions by the use of the mind.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mentallyadverb

    in the mind; in thought or meditation; intellectually; in idea

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'mentally' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4556

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'mentally' in Adverbs Frequency: #294

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mentally in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mentally in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of mentally in a Sentence

  1. Michael Osterholm:

    She enjoys bridge and William Schaffner's an important part of her life and William Schaffner keeps her mentally active, but she's going to give William Schaffner up for a while.

  2. Isaiah Thomas:

    Mentally and emotionally I'm not here, i just feed off what the guys give me. They give me a lot of confidence, so I can't do without those guys. They believe in me, and being here is what makes me, I guess, sane and makes me feel somewhat normal through this tough time.

  3. Donald Trump:

    We're going to be looking at that very closely and we're looking at the whole gun situation. I do want people to remember the words mental illness. These people are mentally ill and nobody talks about that, but these are mentally ill people. And people have to start thinking about it, i think we have to start building institutions again because President Donald Trump know, if President Donald Trump look at the'60s and the'70s, so many of these institutions were closed, and the people were just allowed to go onto the streets. And that was a terrible thing for our country. ... A lot of our conversation has to do with the fact that we have to open up institutions. We can't let these people be on the streets.

  4. Kellie Maloney:

    I got very light-headed as I kept popping pills and I thought 'This is all going to be over soon... I'll be out of everyone's lives', i survived and I now realize that I could have hurt and mentally scarred my children... I can never get that low again.

  5. Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal:

    After playing a bad game with my serve I was able to be completely focused and mentally ready to be back and ready for the next game, i was there mentally waiting for the opportunity. Lucky I played a good few points in that game to have the break back.

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