lo·​cal·​ly ˈlō-k(ə-)lē How to pronounce locally (audio)
: with respect to a particular place or situation
: nearby
: in the region of origin

Examples of locally in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This year, several organizations made a pointed effort to call attention to current political events locally and globally. Jireh Deng, Los Angeles Times, 3 June 2024 Once offering nine locations in South Florida, WeWork cut back locally and across the country. Rebecca San Juan, Miami Herald, 31 May 2024 With the vast shadow of AI looming over the show like a hovering Zeppelin once again, expect to see lots of announcements aimed at advancing the technology to the next logical stage: AI handled entirely, locally, by your computer. Matthew Buzzi, PCMAG, 30 May 2024 As with so many great American traditions, the celebrations grew up locally and organically. The Editors, National Review, 27 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for locally 

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Word History

First Known Use

1773, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of locally was in 1773

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“Locally.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/locally. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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