Examples of largely in a Sentence
The story is largely true.
He is largely responsible for the problem.
The economy is based largely on farming.
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In each country, conflict may be fuelled largely by local grievances.
From the ancient Babylonians through Galileo up through the mind-bending breakthroughs of the 20th century, the history of astronomy has been defined largely by one particle, the photon.
The Racine judge, backed largely by Democrats, joins the race with a team who helped elect Milwaukee County Judge Rebecca Dallet to the Supreme Court just three months ago.
The women have matching blowouts, and the bodies — taut, nervous, and muscular — are largely the same.
However, aside from these two incidents, pre-World Cup concerns about the safety of Russian cities have largely been unrealized.
Google's excellence as a tech giant has largely been in presentation: all of its big wins have come through creating attractive, useful ways to consume existing content.
That’s largely because the language on education in its constitution is even more vague and limited than that in the constitutions of many other states, some of whose courts have been very active in adjudicating suits about how schools are funded.
Since then, the story of how exactly that gorgeous piece of jewelry made its way to Hailey's left hand has largely been a mystery.
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astronomically, big-time, broadly, colossally, considerably, enormously, extensively, greatly, highly, hugely, massively, monstrously, monumentally, much, sizably, staggeringly, stupendously, tremendously, utterly, vastly;
a lot, by half, no end;
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Definition of largely for English Language Learners
: not completely but mostly
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