Definitions of practically

  1. almost; "he was practically the only guest at the party" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. By means of practice or use; by experience or experiment; as, practically wise or skillful; practically acquainted with a subject. Newage Dictionary DB
  3. In practice or use; as, a medicine practically safe; theoretically wrong, but practically right. Newage Dictionary DB
  4. Almost. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. In a practical way. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. In a practical manner. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. By practice; in real fact. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for practically

  1. " I'll get something to eat," she said practically – The Graveyard of Space by Milton Lesser
  2. It seemed a trifle strange to me, as she was then nineteen, an age when most girls of her class are brought out, and had been away for practically five years. – People of the Whirlpool by Mabel Osgood Wright