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in general meaning

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    Definition of in general in English Dictionary

  • Adverb
    1. In the general case; without further assumption; without qualification; in all respects.
      1. generally.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Which is exactly what I wanted because Mi-jami was chock a block full of smokin' hot 'ricans and Cubans and Caucasians and, well, men in general all ripe for the picking.
          • His barehandedness was not unusual. Unlike position players, pitchers had in general been slow to seek the protection of a glove.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Victims of cyberstalking experience increased psychological distress compared to stalking victims in general.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adverbs
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        Meaning of in general for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this idiom "in general" is an adverb.
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