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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?

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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. Neil Young:

    I am changing my mind about suing President Trump. Reconsidering. Im looking at it again, there is a long history to consider and I originally considered it, deciding not to pursue. But then President Trump ordered thugs in uniform onto our streets. President Trump idea. President Trump ordered it President Trump. This all DJT.

  2. Ian Faloona:

    Gradually we're starting to come to this understanding that pollution is actually of a larger scale than we originally planned for and thought about.

  3. Philip Pieri:

    I originally just gave her a crew cut because I did n’t know how, and it was all tangled and I could n’t get it out for anything.

  4. Roald Dahl:

    When I first thought about writing the book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, I never originally meant to have children in it at all!

  5. Nicky Fox:

    We're very happy, we've managed to bring down at least twice as much data as we originally suspected we'd get from those first two perihelion passes.

Images & Illustrations of originally

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