Definitions of mostly

  1. For the greatest part; for the most part; chiefly; in the main. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. For the most part; principally. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. In the greatest or highest degree; for the greatest part: at most, or at the most, within the furthest limits; the utmost extent: to make the most of, to derive the greatest benefit or advantage from. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for mostly

  1. Well, I shall leave your future mostly in your own hands. – The Coming of the King by James Hocking
  2. Perhaps it was the kindly look of the handsome young scout master- then again his voice may have influenced the frightened girl; or the fact that those in the open doorway were mostly boys might have had considerable to do with it. – Camp Fires of the Wolf Patrol by Alan Douglas