eco·​nom·​i·​cal·​ly | \ ˌe-kə-ˈnä-mi-k(ə-)lē How to pronounce economically (audio) , ˌē-kə- \

Definition of economically

: in an economic or economical manner

Examples of economically in a Sentence

a way to economically heat your house She writes simply and economically.
Recent Examples on the Web Chris Mi, an electric vehicle charging expert at San Diego State University in California tells Grist the concept isn’t feasible or economically viable at large scales. Tim Newcomb, Popular Mechanics, 17 June 2022 The eVTOL manufacturers must also learn to build their aircraft to an automotive-level scale to make the aircraft economically viable, rather than rely on the current one-off production methods in aerospace. Michael Verdon, Robb Report, 7 June 2022 Absent working in tandem with a deepwater port, shipping coal out of Stockton alone may not be an economically viable option. Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune, 6 June 2022 What business value the partnership provides (What's in it for the partner economically?); 3. Expert Panel®, Forbes, 3 June 2022 There is an alternative: finding politically safe, economically viable and ecologically responsible ways to get these minerals somewhere else, including the depths of the oceans. Dennis Blair, WSJ, 2 June 2022 Opportunity Zone district is only an hour’s drive from Napa’s Gordon Building but is in a different universe economically, riddled with vacant lots and litter. Los Angeles Times, 6 Apr. 2022 This is pure nonsense economically: Greed would motivate oil companies to produce more in times like the present when the price of oil is over $100 per barrel (supply curves slope upward). Dominic Pino, National Review, 31 Mar. 2022 The past several years have been difficult in Honduras economically, Mr. Colindres says. Whitney Eulich, The Christian Science Monitor, 1 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of economically

1603, in the meaning defined above

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26 Jun 2022

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“Economically.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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