Specifically - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |spɪˈsɪfɪkli|  American pronunciation of the word specifically
Brit.  |spəˈsɪfɪkəli|  British pronunciation of the word specifically

adverb

- in distinction from others

a program specifically for teenagers
he is interested specifically in poisonous snakes

Examples

he is interested specifically in poisonous snakes

...a caravansary designed specifically for self-styled cheapskates...

...every commercial seemed to be for some tempting snack specifically designed to entice me from my diet...

Some of the data was specifically excluded from the report.

Set aside a period of time specifically for study.

We tailored the part specifically for her.

The frequent occurrence of earthquakes in the area means that the buildings must be specifically designed to withstand the force.

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