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Princeton's WordNet

  1. officiallyadverb

    in an official role

    "officially, he is in charge"; "officially responsible"



  2. formally, officiallyadverb

    with official authorization

    "the club will be formally recognized"



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  1. officiallyadverb


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  1. List of paraphrases for "officially":

    formally, formal, official, solemnly, officiaily, officialy

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  1. Andy Murray:

    Amelie did come in at a difficult time, when I had just come back from back surgery, which was tough, when I started working with her officially I was ranked 11 in the world -- I had just dropped out of the top 10 for the first time in eight years -- and I'm now back up to number 2, which is my highest ranking.

  2. Susan Shalabi:

    The worst [about women's football] is never said officially. It is whispered. You hear it as a joke. Women should not play football at all, it is too masculine for their bodies is number one on the list. I usually chop back with that if it is masculinity you want, then go play American football. Leave [soccer] football to the women.

  3. Former African Union chairman Jean:

    Following a meeting, I am officially named as the single candidate of the Opposition Front for Political Change (FOPA) in the presidential election!.

  4. Jamal Khashoggi:

    I think Saudi Arabia will speak very loudly on the issue when the result of the investigations come out. No statement has been made officially, but now it seems that the Iranians will be blamed because they took their hajjis in the wrong direction at the wrong time. That was very irresponsible.

  5. Claud Cockburn:

    Never believe anything until it has been officially denied.

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