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adverb par·tic·u·lar·ly \pə(r)-ˈti-kyə-(lər-)lē, -kyə-lə-lē; pə(r)-ˈti-k(ə-)lē; also pär-\

Definition of particularly

  1. 1 :  in a particular manner :  in detail

  2. 2 :  to an unusual degree <a particularly dry summer>

  3. 3 :  in particular :  specifically

Examples of particularly in a sentence

  1. Pay particularly close attention to the second paragraph.

  2. <all of you, but particularly anyone with a problem, should feel free to contact me at any time>

14th Century

First Known Use of particularly

14th century



PARTICULARLY Defined for English Language Learners

particularly

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adverb par·tic·u·lar·ly \pə(r)-ˈti-kyə-(lər-)lē, -kyə-lə-lē; pə(r)-ˈti-k(ə-)lē; also pär-\

Definition of particularly for English Language Learners

  • : more than usually

  • —used to indicate someone or something that deserves special mention



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