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  • 1usually — index as a rule, generally, invariably Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2usually — (adv.) late 15c., from USUAL (Cf. usual) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 3usually — [adv] for the most part as a rule, as is the custom, as is usual, as usual, by and large, commonly, consistently, customarily, frequently, generally, habitually, in the main, mainly, more often than not, mostly, most often, normally, now and… …

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  • 4usually — [[t]ju͟ːʒuəli[/t]] ♦♦ 1) ADV: ADV before v, ADV with cl/group If something usually happens, it is the thing that most often happens in a particular situation. The best information about hotels usually comes from friends and acquaintances who have …

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  • 5usually — u|su|al|ly W1S1 [ˈju:ʒuəli, ˈju:ʒəli] adv used to talk about what happens on most occasions or in most situations ▪ Women usually live longer than men. ▪ Usually I wear black, grey, or brown. ▪ The drive usually takes 15 or 20 minutes …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6usually — u|su|al|ly [ juʒuəli ] adverb *** used for saying what happens or what people do in most situations: What time do you usually go to bed? We don t usually see each other on the weekend. She s usually home by this time …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7usually */*/*/ — UK [ˈjuːʒʊəlɪ] / US [ˈjuʒuəlɪ] adverb used for saying what happens, or what people do in most situations What time do you usually go to bed? We don t usually see each other at weekends. She s usually home by this time …

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  • 8usually*/*/*/ — [ˈjuːʒʊəli] adv used for saying what happens in most situations, or what people do in most situations Syn: normally What time do you usually go to bed?[/ex] We don t usually see each other at weekends.[/ex] She s usually home by this time.[/ex] …

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  • 9usually — adv. Usually is used with these adjectives: ↑fatal, ↑restricted, ↑tranquil Usually is used with these verbs: ↑appear, ↑assume, ↑consist, ↑employ, ↑entail, ↑exceed, ↑imply, ↑ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 10usually — adverb used when describing what happens on most occasions or in most situations: I m usually in bed by 11.30. | Women usually live longer than men …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11usually — adverb /juːʒʊəli/ a) Most of the time; less than always, but more than occasionally. Except for one or two days a year, he usually walks to work. b) Under normal conditions. Syn: generally, mainly, commonly …

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  • 12usually — adverb he usually arrived home about one o clock Syn: normally, generally, habitually, customarily, routinely, typically, ordinarily, commonly, conventionally, traditionally; as a rule, in general, more often than not, in the main, mainly, mostly …

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  • 13usually — usual ► ADJECTIVE ▪ habitually or typically occurring or done. ► NOUN informal 1) the drink someone habitually prefers. 2) the thing which is typically done or present. DERIVATIVES usually adverb. ORIGIN Latin usualis, from usus a use …

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  • 14usually — adverb under normal conditions (Freq. 96) usually she was late • Syn: ↑normally, ↑unremarkably, ↑commonly, ↑ordinarily • Ant: ↑remarkably ( …

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  • 15Usually — Usual U su*al, a. [L. usualis, from usus use: cf. F. usuel. See {Use}, n.] Such as is in common use; such as occurs in ordinary practice, or in the ordinary course of events; customary; ordinary; habitual; common. [1913 Webster] Consultation with …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16usually — adverb see usual I …

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  • 17usually — See usual. * * * …

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  • 18usually — Synonyms and related words: accustomedly, again and again, all in all, all things considered, altogether, as a rule, as a whole, as an approximation, as is usual, as per usual, as things go, as usual, at large, broadly, broadly speaking, by and… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 19usually — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. ordinarily, customarily, normally, habitually; see regularly 1 , 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adverb In an expected or customary manner; for the most part: commonly, consistently, customarily, frequently, generally,… …

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  • 20usually — u·su·al·ly || juːʒ(ÊŠ)É™lɪ adv. commonly, generally, regularly …

    English contemporary dictionary