typically
adverb Date: 1605 1. in a typical manner <
typically American
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2. on a typical occasion ; in typical circumstances <
typically, members of our staff receive little…recognition — Brendan Gill
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  • typically — typ|i|cally [ˈtıpıkli] adv 1.) in a way that a person or group is generally believed to behave ▪ Typically, he didn t even bother to tell anyone he was going. ▪ Al was his typically cheerful self again. 2.) in a way that shows the usual or… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • typically */*/ — UK [ˈtɪpɪklɪ] / US adverb 1) usually The courses typically last for three days. The workers are typically middle aged men. 2) with the typical qualities or features of a particular group of people They have a typically English lifestyle. 3) as… …   English dictionary

  • typically — adv. Typically is used with these adjectives: ↑male, ↑masculine, ↑restricted Typically is used with these verbs: ↑arise, ↑confine, ↑consist, ↑employ, ↑entail, ↑exceed, ↑feature, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • typically — adverb 1 in a way that a person or group is generally believed to behave: It s a typically British bureaucratic response. 2 in the way that a particular type of thing usually happens: The disease typically takes several weeks to appear …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • typically — [ˈtɪpɪkli] adv 1) usually The courses typically last for three days.[/ex] 2) with the typical qualities of a particular person or group of people …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • typically — typical ► ADJECTIVE 1) having the distinctive qualities of a particular type. 2) characteristic of a particular person or thing. DERIVATIVES typicality noun typically adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • typically — adverb in a typical manner (Freq. 7) Tom was typically hostile • Ant: ↑atypically • Derived from adjective: ↑typical …   Useful english dictionary

  • Typically — Typical Typ ic*al, a. [L. typicus, Gr. ?, from ? type: cf. F. typique. See {Type}.] 1. Of the nature of a type; representing something by a form, model, or resemblance; emblematic; prefigurative. [1913 Webster] The Levitical priesthood was only… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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