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"originally" in British English

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originallyadverb

uk   /əˈrɪdʒ.ən.əl.i/  us   /əˈrɪdʒ.ən.əl.i/
(Definition of originally from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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originallyadverb [not gradable]

 us   /əˈrɪdʒ·ə·nəl·i/
in the beginning; when something first existed: It was a bedroom originally, but we turned it into a study. They now live in California, but originally they came from Mexico.
(Definition of originally from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “originally”
in Arabic أصْلاً…
in Korean 본래는, 처음에는…
in Portuguese no princípio, no começo…
in Catalan en un principi…
in Japanese 元来…
in Chinese (Simplified) 原本, 起初, 原先…
in Turkish başlangıçta, aslında, aslen…
in Russian первоначально, поначалу…
in Chinese (Traditional) 原本, 起初, 原先…
in Italian originariamente…
in Polish początkowo…
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