Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “equally”

See all translations

equally

adverb uk   /ˈiː.kwə.li/ us  
B2 fairly and in the same way: In an ideal world, would everyone get treated equally?C1 in equal amounts: The inheritance money was shared equally among the three sisters.C1 to the same degree: You looked equally nice in both dresses. used for adding an idea that is as important as what you have just said: Not all businesses are legitimate. Equally, not all customers are honest.
More examples
(Definition of equally from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of equally?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “equally” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

make believe

believing or imagining things that appear to be attractive or exciting, but are not real

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More