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English definition of “basically”


adverb     /ˈbeɪsɪkəli/
MOST IMPORTANTLY B2 in the most important ways : Frazier's films are basically documentaries . The two PCs are basically the same.Important and essential thingsInformation and messages
SIMPLY used to introduce a short explanation about something: Basically, what he's saying is that we need more time .General
(Definition of basically adverb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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