- (not comparable) As it was in the beginning.
- Originally, this paper was white, but over the years it has yellowed with age.
- In an original manner.
- They had to think originally to come up with those creative ideas.
- (in the beginning): at first, initially, at the start; see also Thesaurus:initially
- (in an original manner): innovatively, outside the box
as it was in the beginning