lo·​cal·​ly | \ ˈlō-k(ə-)lē How to pronounce locally (audio) \

Definition of locally

1 : with respect to a particular place or situation
2 : nearby
3 : in the region of origin

Examples of locally in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The ice cream, mix-ins, sauces and cones at Flower & Cream are made on-site from scratch and in small batches using premium and locally sourced ingredients. Robin Soslow, Chron, 12 Sep. 2022 All meals use non-GMO, organic, and sustainably and locally sourced ingredients. Amy Fischer M.s., R.d., Good Housekeeping, 8 Sep. 2022 Combining frugality, innovation, and locally sourced isolation materials, such as rice straw and clay. Peter Vanham, Fortune, 7 Sep. 2022 Much of the produce is locally sourced, from the Santa Monica or Hollywood farmers’ market, or even Beckman’s own garden. Tori Latham, Robb Report, 12 Aug. 2022 The fact that the ingredients are organic and locally sourced made the experience even more special. Marissa Charles, Peoplemag, 11 Aug. 2022 Products are locally sourced and the menu varies with the seasons. Cécilia Pelloux, Forbes, 31 July 2022 While the stars of a movie are usually cast in New York or Los Angeles, smaller speaking roles and extras are locally sourced, often by Boston Casting owners Angela Peri and Lisa Lobel, who have an inventory of 100,000 actors to choose from. Mark Shanahan, BostonGlobe.com, 29 July 2022 Eggs for the omelets, skillets and more are free-range and locally sourced, and pancakes, waffles, French toast and crepes are filled and topped with just about everything imaginable — including Nutella. Chelsey Lewis, Journal Sentinel, 25 July 2022 See More

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First Known Use of locally

1773, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Locally.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/locally. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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