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Synonyms for generally
ˈdʒɛn ər ə ligen·er·al·ly

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  1. by and large, generally, more often than not, mostlyadverb

    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 mainadverb

    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, generallyadverb

    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 Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. generallyadjective

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

  2. generallyadjective

    Synonyms:
    in the main, without particularizing, without details

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How to use generally in a sentence?

  1. Corinne Roosevelt Robinson:

    Nothing is as difficult as to achieve results in this world if one is filled full of great tolerance and the milk of human kindness. The person who achieves must generally be a one-ideaed individual, concentrated entirely on that one idea, and ruthless in his aspect toward other men and other ideas.

  2. Charles Horton Cooley:

    Our individual lives cannot, generally, be works of art unless the social order is also.

  3. Jim Mattis:

    The contemptuous words about the President attributed to me in The Woodward book were never uttered by me or in my presence. While I generally enjoy reading fiction, this is a uniquely Washington brand of literature, and his anonymous sources do not lend credibility.

  4. White House:

    I was talking about surveillance generally, but people are going to fit that the way they want to fit it.

  5. Dana Weigel:

    It does mean penetration but it doesn't mean it's a catastrophic penetration, there's a certain size of penetration that is supportable. There's an emergency oxygen package on the suit that would feed it for a while. When we talk about EVA risk, it's generally around 1 in 2,700, so that's considered the risk of having some size of a penetration over the course over the duration of the six and a half hour EVA.


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