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specifically

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of specifically

  1. 1 in regard to something mentioned explicitly or in detail <specifically, I object to the second point> Synonyms especially, notably, particularly, specially Related Words concretely, expressly Phrases in particular Near Antonyms altogether, basically, by and large, chiefly, largely, mainly, mostly, overall, predominantly, primarily, principally, substantially Antonyms generally

  2. 2 in the specific case of one person or thing as distinguished from others <the medical study is focused on women, and specifically older women> Synonyms particularly, especiallyRelated Words individually, personally; restrictively, selectivelyNear Antonyms broadly, widelyAntonyms generally




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