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Meaning of “mostly” in the English Dictionary

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

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mostlyadverb [not gradable]

 us   /ˈmoʊst·li/
in ​largedegree or ​amount: The ​storyseemed to be mostly ​true. The ​group is mostly ​teenagers, with a few ​youngerchildren.
(Definition of mostly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mostly”
in Arabic غالِبًا…
in Korean 주로…
in Portuguese principalmente, em geral…
in Catalan principalment, en general…
in Japanese ほとんどは…
in Chinese (Simplified) 通常…
in Turkish çoğunlukla, genellikle, daha çok…
in Russian главным образом…
in Chinese (Traditional) 通常…
in Italian per lo più…
in Polish głównie…
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