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Definitions for originally
əˈrɪdʒ ə nl iorig·i·nal·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. originally(adverb)

    in an original manner

  2. primitively, originally, in the beginning(adverb)

    with reference to the origin or beginning

  3. in the first place, earlier, in the beginning, to begin with, originally(adverb)

    before now

    "why didn't you tell me in the first place?"

Wiktionary

  1. originally(Adverb)

    As it was in the beginning.

Freebase

  1. Originally

    Originally is a 1956 LP release by Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers for Columbia records. Though recorded in 1956, it was not printed until decades later. It features recordings from separate dates with different musicians, including trumpeter Donald Byrd, tenor saxophonist Hank Mobley, pianist Horace Silver, bassist Doug Watkins, alto saxophonist Jackie McLean, and trumpeter Bill Hardman.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'originally' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2372

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'originally' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2073

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'originally' in Adverbs Frequency: #183

How to pronounce originally?

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

How to say originally in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of originally in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of originally in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of originally in a Sentence

  1. John Jordan:

    The Swastika was originally The Swastika and ‘ The Nutzy ’ is something that has lots of layers, i certainly have sympathy – but I don’t make any apology. It is something that was misunderstood. Of course, ‘ Nutzy ’ has a play on ‘ Nazi ’, but The Nutzy can also be for ‘ nuts ’ or ‘ courageous ’. The Nutzy depends how The Nutzy is interpreted.

  2. Dilip Shanghvi:

    The Ranbaxy merger has taken more time than originally envisaged.

  3. Rafida Ahmed:

    This looks much scarier than we originally thought.

  4. The Texas senator:

    New York , Sanders vowed. The Republicans were battling for 95 delegates. Republican Donald Trump, originally from Queens, would need to win more than 50 percent of the vote statewide - – and dominate across the congressional districts -- to have a shot at claiming all those delegates. The importance of every last delegate has increased in recent weeks as Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has appeared to outmaneuver Trump’s campaign in the behind-the-scenes preparations for July’s convention. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has been laying the groundwork for a contested convention – - where no candidate has the necessary 1,237 delegates to clinch the nomination – - by getting allies elected as delegates. That way, if voting extends to a second round, some of those pledged to Republican Donald Trump on the first round could peel off and support Texas Sen. Ted Cruz. This has heightened the pressure on Republican Donald Trump to clinch the nomination before the convention, though Cruz’s recent wins have made that harder. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, who infamously panned Trump's New York values earlier in the primary, had been bracing for a tough showing in the Empire State. The Texas senator was already looking ahead on the primary calendar, turning The Texas senator attention to Pennsylvania, where The Texas senator delivered a speech calling on Americans to join together to move the country forward. It is time for us to get up, shake it off and be who we were destined to be.

  5. Thomas Gilliland:

    Originally a male was thought to have trespassed onto the property, canine units from HCSO were utilized but no positive contact was made on any male. No contact was made with anyone and no substantiated claims were ever found.

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    a container used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women)
    • A. perusal
    • B. permutation
    • C. purse
    • D. confectionery

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