Especially - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈspeʃəli|  American pronunciation of the word especially
Brit.  |ɪˈspɛʃ(ə)li|  British pronunciation of the word especially

adverb

- to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common(syn: particularly, peculiarly, specially)

an especially (or specially) cautious approach to the danger

- in a special manner (syn: specially)

Examples

He was especially concerned about the contract.

There is nothing especially radical about that idea.

Winning this tournament was especially satisfying.

I made this pie especially for you.

I never liked long walks, especially in winter.

Art books are expensive to produce, especially if they contain colour illustrations.

I was especially fond of chocolate biscuits.

Feedback is especially important in learning skills.

A depreciation of the dollar would make US exports cheaper and especially so in Japan.

Graphics are especially well handled in the book.

She bought a new pair of trainers especially for the trip.

an especially (or specially) cautious approach to the danger

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