Meaning of “chiefly” in the English Dictionary

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"chiefly" in American English

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chieflyadverb

us /ˈtʃif·li/

more than for any other reason; mostly; mainly:

Today John-Philip Sousa is known chiefly for his music played by marching bands all over the US.

(Definition of “chiefly” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)