Definition of specially in English:


Syllabification: spe·cial·ly
Pronunciation: /ˈspeSHəlē


  • For a special purpose: they have been fabricated specially for this boat [as submodifier]: a specially commissioned report
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    • The money is being raised through schemes specially floated for this purpose.
    • You can buy hair products specially formulated to remove some chlorine buildup and restore body.
    • There is little to suggest that it was specially commissioned.


On the differences between specially and especially, see especially (usage).

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