Examples of specially in a Sentence
dresses made specially for a wedding
The speech was written specially for the occasion.
The room was specially designed to be used as a library.
I was specially pleased with your gift.
people who are not specially gifted
I don't want to be treated specially.
Recent Examples of specially from the Web
There are paper sacks intended for peanuts or popcorn, specially printed for the Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey circus.
So the bot’s microphones and cameras are specially tuned to recognize his voice and face.
Seales hoped to pick up that signal with a detector placed beside the fragment, which was specially calibrated to capture photons at lead’s characteristic frequency.
How to survive: Slow down in heavily wooded areas, specially in late afternoon and evening, and near bridges or overpasses where collisions often occur.
GW Pharmaceuticals makes the drug in the U.K. from cannabis plants that are specially bred to contain high levels of CBD.
Developments in jet design, like the push for fuel efficiency, meant more business for Rose, whose heavy-duty gears are specially heat-treated to stand up to increasingly powerful engines.
The bag is specially designed to eliminate exposure to oxygen by creating an airtight seal.
But Weyand studied pronghorn antelopes in the lab, specially formatting treadmills that could go fast enough.
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a lot, as all get-out, good and;
SPECIALLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of specially for English Language Learners
: for a special purpose
: to a special or unusual degree : particularly or especially
: in a special manner
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