manually

adverb ma·nu·al·ly \ ˈman-yə-wə-lē , -yə-lē , -yü-ə-lē \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of manually

:by hand and not by machine :by manual methods
  • We have to enter the data manually.
  • Each winch drum is attached to gears which are turned manually by a large wheel mounted on the inboard side.
  • —Nancy Taylor Robson

First Known Use of manually

15th century



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