normally
adverb see normal I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • normally — UK US /ˈnɔːməli/ adverb ► usually, or in most cases: »The application normally takes about two weeks to process …   Financial and business terms

  • normally — nor mal*ly, adv. In a normal manner. Darwin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • normally — index as a rule, generally, invariably Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • normally — (adv.) 1590s, regularly, from NORMAL (Cf. normal) + LY (Cf. ly) (2). Meaning under ordinary conditions is from 1853 …   Etymology dictionary

  • normally — [adv] usually as a rule, commonly, habitually, ordinarily, regularly, typically; concept 547 Ant. abnormally, never …   New thesaurus

  • normally — [nôr′mə lē] adv. 1. in a normal manner 2. under normal circumstances; ordinarily …   English World dictionary

  • normally — [[t]nɔ͟ː(r)məli[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADV: ADV with v, ADV with cl/group If you say that something normally happens or that you normally do a particular thing, you mean that it is what usually happens or what you usually do. All airports in the country are …   English dictionary

  • normally — nor|mal|ly [ nɔrmli ] adverb *** 1. ) in most situations or cases: USUALLY: It s an opportunity to try things you wouldn t normally be able to do. This is an illness normally associated with tropical countries. Normally it takes about six days to …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • normally */*/*/ — UK [ˈnɔː(r)m(ə)lɪ] / US [ˈnɔrm(ə)lɪ] adverb 1) in most situations or cases It s an opportunity to try things you wouldn t normally be able to do. This is an illness normally associated with tropical countries. Normally it takes about six days to… …   English dictionary

  • normally — nor|mal|ly W2S1 [ˈno:məli US ˈno:r ] adv 1.) usually ▪ The journey normally takes about two hours. [sentence adverb] ▪ Normally, I park behind the theatre. 2.) in a normal way ≠ ↑abnormally ▪ The system seems to be working normally now …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • normally — adverb 1 especially BrE usually, or under normal conditions (sentence adverb): Normally, I get home about 6 o clock. | The illness normally lasts about a week or ten days. 2 in a normal ordinary way: The patient started breathing normally again …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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