Definition of naturally
2 : according to the usual course of things : as might be expected <we naturally dislike being hurt>
3 a : without artificial aid <hair that curls naturally> b : without affectation <speak naturally>
4 : with truth to nature : realistically
Examples of naturally in a sentence
He's naturally able to make people feel comfortable.
Cats are said to be naturally curious.
First Known Use of naturally
NATURALLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of naturally for English Language Learners
—used to describe something that happens or exists by itself without being controlled or changed by someone
—used to say that something is expected or normal
: because of a quality or skill that a person or animal is born with
NATURALLY Defined for Kids
Definition of naturally for Students
1 : without anything added or changed : by natural character <Fruit is naturally sweet.>
2 : in the normal or expected way <Naturally, you're tired from running.>
3 : because of a quality present at birth <Cats are naturally curious.>
4 : in a way that is relaxed and normal <Just speak naturally.>
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