not particularly


: only a little : not very or not very much
He is not particularly good at math.
"Did you like the movie?" "No, not particularly."

Examples of not particularly in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web At first glance, the raw percentage is not particularly impressive relative to other states, but this is one of those rare instances where the fine print reveals pleasant surprises. Todd Longwell, Variety, 8 Sep. 2023 That is not particularly severe as summer days go here. Martin Weil, Washington Post, 27 Aug. 2023 Also, like a ton of quarterbacks, not particularly lean. Safid Deen, USA TODAY, 24 Aug. 2023 Some are not particularly concerned about finding a big purpose. Winnie Jiang, Fortune, 11 Aug. 2023 This is not particularly new, either — though, as the author herself might remind us, what story is? Annie Berke, Washington Post, 29 Aug. 2023 But that robust message of female empowerment wasn’t destined to last long, not in international soccer, not with its long history of ignoring women, not paying women equally and not particularly caring about the women’s game. Christine Brennan, USA TODAY, 21 Aug. 2023 In reality, the sun is not particularly close to the Milky Way’s center. Phil Plait, Scientific American, 4 Aug. 2023 That’s not particularly surprising from a company that’s generally prioritized growth over quarterly profits, but clearly the company is working to reduce these losses going forward. Jon Porter, The Verge, 25 July 2023 See More

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“Not particularly.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2023.

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