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Princeton's WordNet

  1. politicallyadverb

    with regard to social relationships involving authority

    "politically correct clothing"

  2. politicallyadverb

    with regard to government

    "politically organized units"


  1. politicallyadverb

    in a political manner

  2. politicallyadverb

    regarding politics, in a way connected to politics

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Politicallyadverb

    Etymology: from political.

    The Turks politically mingled certain Janizaries, harquebusiers with their horsemen. Richard Knolles, History of the Turks.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Politicallyadverb

    in a political manner

  2. Politicallyadverb

    politicly; artfully

Editors Contribution

  1. politicallyadverb

    Relating to politics.

    Politically the country is moving forward and ensuring the unity is always there.

    Submitted by MaryC on August 8, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'politically' in Adverbs Frequency: #323

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of politically in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of politically in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of politically in a Sentence

  1. Natalia Broniarczyk:

    This is a politically and ideologically motivated decision not based on the concern for women' heath and safety, in all countries that curb access to contraception and legal and safe abortion, the black market grows.

  2. David Woodard:

    The abiding rule, repeated many times, was that ‘the president is not above the law,’ by that, I think that official power might have been legal – but it proved to be politically suicidal.

  3. Michael Stern:

    He won't win, legally, and it could backfire politically, once the majority of senators have said they want to hear from Bolton, going to court is just going to rub senators the wrong way.

  4. Roland Vetter:

    There will probably be a solution centred around the idling of brown coal plants against compensation, it may make sense politically, but it is not economic and not the best solution for climate policy.

  5. Hiroshi Motomura:

    This has become a very politically advantageous issue for Donald Trump and a lot of the Republican candidates are reacting.

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    cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of
    • A. abase
    • B. summon
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