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British English: /ɪˈsɛnʃ(ə)li/
American English: /əˈsɛn(t)ʃəli/

Translation of essentially in French:


  • 1 (basically) essentially, it's an old argument
    en fait, c'est une vieille discussion
  • 2 (emphatic) (above all)
    avant tout
    our role is essentially supervisory
    nous jouons avant tout un rôle de surveillance
  • 3 (more or less)
    (correct, true)
    en gros
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