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specif·i·cal·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. specificallyadverb

    in distinction from others

    "a program specifically for teenagers"; "he is interested specifically in poisonous snakes"

Wiktionary

  1. specificallyadverb

    in a specific manner, applying to or naming a particular thing or things, expressly, explicitly

  2. specificallyadverb

    for a specific purpose or reason

Webster Dictionary

  1. Specificallyadverb

    in a specific manner

Editors Contribution

  1. specificallyadverb

    For a specific purpose.

    The clothing was specifically easy to wash.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 5, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'specifically' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2786

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'specifically' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2459

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'specifically' in Adverbs Frequency: #215

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of specifically in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of specifically in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of specifically in a Sentence

  1. Michael Waltz:

    What Im watching for as these missiles fall as we speak are, are they hitting infrastructure or are they specifically trying to target Americans and kill Americans, if theyre hitting infrastructure, that could be a signal that while they had to respond they did so in a way that would lead to future de-escalation. But Trump has [said] if you kill Americans like Iran has done since 1979, there will be serious consequences and hell hold Iran responsible, not the proxies.

  2. Michael Cohen:

    Novartis sent me their contract, which stated specifically that they wanted me to lobby. That they wanted me to provide access to government, including the president, that paragraph was crossed out by me, initialed, and written in my own handwriting that says I will not lobby or do government relations work.

  3. Riyad Mansour:

    The fact that this draft resolution was not adopted will not at all prevent us from proceeding to push the international community, specifically the United Nations, towards an effective involvement to achieving a resolution to this conflict.

  4. David Mitrani:

    E Street Group provides multiple different services to Ilhan for Congress under an arms-length contract fundraising, digital advertising and the like, as a part of those services, the principals of E Street Group travel around the country fundraising for the Congresswoman. There is nothing untoward about this, nor anything illegal about it and the complaint even misstates the law on travel reimbursements (as it is not required for payments to vendors, only for payments specifically to individuals).

  5. Thomas Sherman:

    I believe that it's not specifically about right and wrong in this case.

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