HyperDic: especially

English > 2 senses of the word especially:
ADVERBallespecially, particularly, peculiarly, speciallyto a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common
allespecially, speciallyin a special manner
especially > pronunciation
Soundsahspeh'shahliy; ahspeh'shliy
Rhymesably ... zealously: 1543 rhymes with liy...
English > especially: 2 senses > adverb 1
MeaningTo a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common.
Example "an especially (or specially) cautious approach to the danger"
Synonymsparticularly, peculiarly, specially
Spanishcuriosamente, especialmente, excepcionalmente, extrañamente, particularmente
Catalanespecialment, sobretot
Adjectivesespecialsurpassing what is common or usual or expected
English > especially: 2 senses > adverb 2
MeaningIn a special manner.
Synonymspecially
Spanishespecialmente, excepcionalmente, particularmente
Catalanespecialment
Adjectivesespecialsurpassing what is common or usual or expected

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