"practically the first thing I saw when I got off the train"; "he was practically the only guest at the party"; "there was practically no garden at all"
in a practical manner
"practically orientated institutions such as business schools"; "a brilliant man but so practically inept that he needed help to cross the road safely"
(degree adverb used before a noun phrase) for all practical purposes but not completely
"much the same thing happened every time"; "practically everything in Hinduism is the manifestation of a god"
in a practical way; not theoretically; really; as, to look at things practically; practically worthless
by means of practice or use; by experience or experiment; as, practically wise or skillful; practically acquainted with a subject
in practice or use; as, a medicine practically safe; theoretically wrong, but practically right
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Rank popularity for the word 'practically' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4024
Rank popularity for the word 'practically' in Adverbs Frequency: #361
The numerical value of practically in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of practically in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of practically in a Sentence
When a person fails in his endeavour, practically everyone around him tells only what he lacks and many may even point out his strength as weakness; but if he succeeds or excels, then most of those people find even his greatest blunder as splendour.
I think everyone in fashion can acknowledge that the current fashion show set up isn't sustainable, or conducive to creativity journalists and buyers now spend practically their whole year trekking around the world what with the rise of cruise/resort shows.
Fidesz' parliamentary faction is considering drawing up a bill and practically making a proposal to close the southern border with certain legal means, in practice this would mean that we'd pass a law saying that those entering Hungary from a safe country, from a safe transit country, cannot apply for political asylum here.
Feeling of love without expressing it is like wrapping a gift and yet refusing to give it out to someone whom it is meant for. And you ought to agree with me that an unpresented gift is never appreciated, unless and until it is presented to someone whom it is meant for. Now, that is to say true love is meant to be expressed orally, practically and otherwise. Oh! yes, love is more than just a feeling. So, it should be showcased or shared. I mean, mere feeling of love is incomplete, until and unless it is expressed or shared by cash, kind, gift wise or otherwise. Yes! you heard me right, it takes two or more to tangle or tango. Therefore, let there be proofs of your love. -Emeasoba George
The best person to beat Hillary Clinton in November on that stage last night is undoubtedly Donald Trump, since I started this whole thing I've been practically Number 1.
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