What does casually mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term casually:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. casually(adverb)

    not methodically or according to plan

    "he dealt with his course work casually"

  2. casually, nonchalantly(adverb)

    in an unconcerned manner

    "glanced casually at the headlines"


  1. casually(Adverb)

    In a casual manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Casually(adv.)

    Accidentally; without design, or set purpose.

    Go, bid my woman
    Search for a jewel, that too casually
    Hath left mine arm. William Shakespeare, Cymbeline.

    Wool new shorn, laid casually upon a vessel of verjuice, had drunk up the verjuice, though the vessel was without any flaw. Francis Bacon, Natural Hist. №. 79.

    I should have acquainted my judge with one advantage, and which I now casually remember. John Dryden, Virgil, Dedication.

  2. Origin: from casual.


  1. casually

    Hacker Time is a British children's sketch comedy talk show, broadcast by CBBC, starring Hacker T. Dog, a character from Scoop. In each episode, Hacker interviews a celebrity, and plays games and the show also includes recurring segments, such as sketches. Six series of the show were produced, which were aired from 2011 to 2016.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Casually(adverb)

    without design; accidentally; fortuitously; by chance; occasionally


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of casually in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of casually in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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