Meaning of “mostly” in the English Dictionary

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"mostly" in British English

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mostlyadverb

uk /ˈməʊst.li/ us /ˈmoʊst.li/

(Definition of “mostly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mostly" in American English

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mostlyadverb [ not gradable ]

us /ˈmoʊst·li/

in large degree or amount:

The story seemed to be mostly true.
The group is mostly teenagers, with a few younger children.

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