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adverb nec·es·sar·i·ly \ˌne-sə-ˈser-ə-lē\

Simple Definition of necessarily

  • —used to say that something is necessary and cannot be changed or avoided

Full Definition of necessarily

  1. 1 :  of necessity :  unavoidably

  2. 2 :  as a logical result or consequence

Examples of necessarily

  1. <the argument that the existence of the universe necessarily implies the existence of an all-powerful being responsible for creating it>



14th Century

First Known Use of necessarily

14th century




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