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"finally" in American English

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finallyadverb [not gradable]

us   /ˈfaɪ·nəl·i/
at the end, or after some delay: Finally, I just said, "I don’t care." We finally got home at midnight.
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"finally" in British English

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finallyadverb

uk   /ˈfaɪ.nəl.i/ us   /ˈfaɪ.nəl.i/
  • finally adverb (AFTER TIME)

A2 after a long time or some difficulty: We finally got home at midnight. After months of looking he finally found a job.

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  • finally adverb (LAST)

B1 used especially at the beginning of a sentence to introduce the last point or idea: Finally, I'd like to thank everyone for coming this evening.

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(Definition of finally from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"finally" in Business English

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finallyadverb

uk   /ˈfaɪnəli/ us  
at the end of a long series of events or actions: A rescue plan was finally agreed to save the plant. Finally, after months of speculation, the latest model went on sale.
(Definition of finally from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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