Definitions of specially

  1. For a particular purpose; as, a meeting of the legislature is specially summoned. Newage Dictionary DB
  2. In a special manner; particularly. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. In a special manner; for a particular purpose; especially. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for specially

  1. Edmund found that although none knew with certainty the hiding- place of King Alfred, it was generally reported that he had taken refuge in the low lands of Somersetshire, and Athelney was specially named as the place which he had made his abode. – The Dragon and the Raven or, The Days of King Alfred by G. A. Henty
  2. It is a man's natural responsibility to do his best: it is specially important that the man at the bottom put forth his best efforts. – The Holy Earth by L. H. Bailey