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Antonyms for mainly
ˈmeɪn limain·ly

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  1. mainly

    Antonyms:
    somewhat, partially, slightly, subordinately

    Synonyms:
    principally, largely, chiefly, primarily

Princeton's WordNet

  1. chiefly, principally, primarily, mainly, in the mainadverb

    for the most part

    "he is mainly interested in butterflies"

    Synonyms:
    primarily, generally, in general, in the main, chiefly, principally, in the first place

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. mainlyadverb

    Synonyms:
    principally, chiefly, largely

How to use mainly in a sentence?

  1. Francois Molins:

    So far investigations have mainly advanced on what I would call the Coulibaly aspect and not on the Kouachi aspect.

  2. Patrick Wilcken:

    It is mainly old stock, but they do have some more sophisticated weaponries that were more recently manufactured.

  3. Camilla Hanson:

    Some people don’t like to be on the receiving end and don’t like to ask favors, our study really shows that there’s a whole host of emotional barriers, mainly guilt, that stop someone from asking for, and perhaps accepting, a kidney.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    Employees do not leave own job in the private company even after a couple of years mainly for two reasons. Either s/he is getting more than what s/he deserves as seen mostly in the career of the top level executives or s/he desires to switch over but no organization hires her/him as being observed largely in the work life of the middle position people and sometimes only it happens with the bottom or ground workforce.

  5. Peter Tuz:

    People are facing further confusion over the number of interest rate decreases we're likely to have going forward due mainly to the strong job numbers Friday, and reacting with a mildly down day in the market, expectations about the number and timing of rate cuts have changed slightly.

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#2643slightly
#4284mainly
#4432somewhat
#7839partially

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