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Princeton's WordNet

  1. normally, usually, unremarkably, commonly, ordinarilyadverb

    under normal conditions

    "usually she was late"

Wiktionary

  1. usuallyadverb

    Most of the time; less than always, but more than occasionally.

    Except for one or two days a year, he usually walks to work.

  2. usuallyadverb

    Under normal conditions.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Usuallyadverb

    Commonly; frequently; customarily.

    Etymology: from usual.

    If men’s desires are usually as large as their abilities, what course we took to allure the former, by that we might engage the latter. Robert South, Sermons.

    Where men err against this method, it is usually on purpose, and to shew their learning. Jonathan Swift.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'usually' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #492

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'usually' in Written Corpus Frequency: #594

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'usually' in Adverbs Frequency: #69

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of usually in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of usually in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of usually in a Sentence

  1. Veronique Gillardeau:

    This week is thankfully a week in which our business has picked up, you usually have people greeting each other, meeting up at the cafe, there's a special middle-of-the-night atmosphere here.

  2. Kevin Jeffries:

    We've had two days of rain, usually it's snow this time of year.

  3. Annalisa Fernandez:

    In any culture, we don’t cooperate mindlessly; we have the option to go it alone, but survival usually depends on specializing and contributing our talent to the group, in Fortnite, there’s the ability to work in a group (the squad) or alone in communities within imposed borders (the dystopian island), where communication, leadership, and in the end, luck wins the game.

  4. Jean Jacques Rousseau:

    People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.

  5. Charles Raison:

    You don't want to be punitive because usually if you can get them back in treatment, they start doing so much better that they are not going to go running away again.

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