Definitions of practically

  1. (degree adverb used before a noun phrase) for all practical purposes but not completely; "much the same thing happened every time" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. almost; "he was practically the only guest at the party" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. In a practical way; not theoretically; really; as, to look at things practically; practically worthless. Newage Dictionary DB
  4. By means of practice or use; by experience or experiment; as, practically wise or skillful; practically acquainted with a subject. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. In practice or use; as, a medicine practically safe; theoretically wrong, but practically right. Newage Dictionary DB
  6. Almost. Newage Dictionary DB
  7. Usefully; really; in fact though not in name; as, he is practically the chief. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. In a practical way. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. In a practical manner. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. By practice; in real fact. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  11. In a practical manner; virtually, to all intents& purposes, as there was p. nothing left. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  12. adv. In relation to practice ;-by means of practice or use ; by experiment ;in practice or use. Cabinet Dictionary