rou·​tine·​ly | \ rü-ˈtēn-lē How to pronounce routinely (audio) , ˈrü-ˌtēn- \

Definition of routinely

: as a matter of regular occurrence Airlines routinely sell tickets to more people than the plane can seat, counting on several people not to arrive.— Andrew Victor … he routinely slept with one arm dangling off the side of his bed and his feet kicked free of the sheets.— Holly Black

First Known Use of routinely

1858, in the meaning defined above

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3 Sep 2020

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“Routinely.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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