typically

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adverb typ·i·cal·ly \ˈti-pi-k(ə-)lē\

Definition of typically

  1. 1 :  on a typical occasion :  in typical circumstances typically, members of our staff receive little … recognition — Brendan Gill

  2. 2 :  in a typical manner typically American

Examples of typically in a Sentence

  1. prairie dogs typically live in open spaces

First Known Use of typically

1605


TYPICALLY Defined for English Language Learners

typically

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adverb

Definition of typically for English Language Learners

  • : generally or normally

  • : in the usual way



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