socially
adverb Date: circa 1763 1. in a social manner 2. with respect to society 3. by or through society

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  • Socially — So cial*ly, adv. In a social manner; sociably. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • socially — so|cial|ly [ souʃli ] adverb 1. ) in situations and activities that involve being with other people, especially for enjoyment: We often meet each other socially after work. socially adept (=good at being with other people): Like many teenagers,… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • socially — UK [ˈsəʊʃ(ə)lɪ] / US [ˈsoʊʃ(ə)lɪ] adverb 1) in situations and activities that involve being with other people, especially for enjoyment We often meet each other socially after work. socially adept (= good at being with other people): Like many… …   English dictionary

  • socially — adv. Socially is used with these adjectives: ↑acceptable, ↑ambitious, ↑aware, ↑awkward, ↑beneficial, ↑competent, ↑confident, ↑conscious, ↑conservative, ↑deprived, ↑desirable, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • socially — adverb 1. by or with respect to society (Freq. 3) socially accepted norms • Derived from adjective: ↑social 2. in a social manner socially unpopular • Derived from adjective: ↑social …   Useful english dictionary

  • socially — social ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to society, its organization, or hierarchy. 2) needing companionship; suited to living in communities. 3) relating to or designed for activities in which people meet each other for pleasure. 4) (of birds, insects,… …   English terms dictionary

  • socially — See social. * * * …   Universalium

  • socially — adverb a) In a social manner; sociably. b) In social contexts …   Wiktionary

  • socially — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [With regard to the welfare of mankind] Syn. humanly, culturally, eugenically, ethically, religiously, philosophically, psychologically, politically, anthropologically, racially. 2. [With regard to polite society] Syn.… …   English dictionary for students

  • socially — adv. in a sociable manner; with regards to a society …   English contemporary dictionary

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