Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “especially”

especially

adverb     /ɪˈspeʃ.əl.i/ (also specially)
very much; particularly; for a particular reason
特别,尤其,格外;专门,特地
She's not especially interested in sport.
她对体育运动不是特别感兴趣。
I chose this especially for your new house.
我特地为你的新家挑选了这个。
They invited her to speak especially because of her experience in inner cities.
他们邀请她来发言,主要是因为她有在旧城区生活的经历。
Particular and individualVery and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
(Definition of especially adverb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “especially” in English

Word of the Day

pump iron

to lift heavy weights for exercise

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More