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English definition of “socially”

socially

adverb uk   /ˈsəʊ.ʃəl.i/ us    /ˈsoʊ-/

socially adverb (GOING OUT)

in or relating to a social situation: I chat to him at work now and then but I've never seen him socially. Socially, she's a disaster - she's always offending someone or picking a fight. Socially they're a great company to work for - I've never been to so many parties in my life.Friendly

socially adverb (SOCIETY)

by or relating to society: Drinking and driving is no longer socially acceptable. Private education is often regarded as socially divisive.Society - general words
(Definition of socially from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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