chiefly

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

chief +‎ -ly

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

chiefly (comparative more chiefly, superlative most chiefly)

  1. (focus) especially or primarily; above all
  2. (focus) mainly or principally; almost entirely

TranslationsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

chiefly (comparative more chiefly, superlative most chiefly)

  1. of, or relating to a chief
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