DictionaryThesaurusScrabbleExamplesQuiz

originally meaning

EN
US
WOriginally
  • Originally is an album by drummer Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers recorded in 1956 and but not released on the Columbia label until 1982.

    Definition of originally in English Dictionary

  • AdverbSUF-ly
    1. As it was in the beginning.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The lights seen over the city last night, originally termed unidentified flying objects, turned out to be spotlights from a car dealership reflecting on low clouds.
        • The testa develops from the tissue, the integument, originally surrounding the ovule.
        • The devil's rope was originally designed to keep cows from roaming, Indians from encroaching, and the cowboys from singing their lonesome ballads.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Originally she had come to me, possessed but of one gown, and that a forlorn and ragged balzarine, with four draggled, torn flounces.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • He is running so many tweaks it is hard to remember how it looked originally.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adverbs
        • Uncomparable adverbs
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -ly

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
        1. en originality
        2. en ordinally
        3. en originals
        4. en originary
        5. fr originale
        Source: Wiktionary
         0 0

        Meaning of originally for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "originally" is an adverb, more specifically, an uncomparable adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
        Difficultness: Level 1
        12345678910
        Easy     ➨     Difficult
        Definiteness: Level 1
        12345678910
        Definite    ➨     Versatile
        1.016