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adverb most·ly \ˈmōst-lē\

Simple Definition of mostly

  • —used to say that a statement you are making is true or correct at most times or that it describes a usual situation or condition

  • : almost all or almost completely

Full Definition of mostly

  1. :  for the greatest part :  mainly

Examples of mostly

  1. <the weather this month has been mostly mild>



1563

First Known Use of mostly

1563

Rhymes with mostly


MOSTLY Defined for Kids

mostly

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adverb most·ly \ˈmōst-lē\

Definition of mostly

  1. :  for the greatest part <The story was mostly untrue.>





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