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Synonyms for generally
ˈdʒɛn ər ə li

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. by and large, generally, more often than not, mostly(adverb)

    usually; as a rule

    "by and large it doesn't rain much here"

    Synonyms:
    loosely, by and large, broadly speaking, more often than not, in general, in the main, broadly, for the most part, mostly, largely

    Antonyms:
    specifically

  2. generally, in general, in the main(adverb)

    without distinction of one from others

    "he is interested in snakes in general"

    Synonyms:
    primarily, loosely, by and large, broadly speaking, more often than not, in general, mainly, in the main, broadly, chiefly, principally, mostly

    Antonyms:
    specifically

  3. broadly, loosely, broadly speaking, generally(adverb)

    without regard to specific details or exceptions

    "he interprets the law broadly"

    Synonyms:
    mostly, loosely, slackly, broadly speaking, more often than not, in general, in the main, broadly, by and large

    Antonyms:
    specifically

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. generally(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    commonly, usually, in general, in the usual course of things, as the world goes

  2. generally(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    in the main, without particularizing, without details

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How to use generally in a sentence?

  1. Marcia Stefanick:

    I am fascinated by this study, which generally confirms all that I present in my Stanford course on Sex and Gender in Human Physiology and Disease, when men get diseases that most healthcare professionals consider 'women's diseases,' they are diagnosed at later, more serious stages, and vice versa.

  2. Theodore Andreadis:

    These ticks will transmit this virus when they feed within a matter of hours, whereas with Lyme disease, for example, ticks generally have to feed up to two days before they’re capable of transmitting it.

  3. Felix Tamsut:

    I think generally speaking there are quite a few clubs in Germany that have left-wing, anti-fascist supporters, but not many are situated in the socio-economic area that Dortmund is located in, in terms of the city, in terms of the region, in terms of the history, in terms of the voting pattern, people are more prone to voting for far-right parties. I'm not talking in massive percentages, but still more prone than in the big cities, and that's the reality in which Borussia Dortmund exists.

  4. Lane Olinghouse:

    Those who flee temptation generally leave a forwarding address.

  5. Frank Moore Colby:

    I know of no more disagreeable situation than to be left feeling generally angry without anybody in particular to be angry at.

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