Mostly

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Definition

mostly: as a rule, by and large, for the most part, generally, in general, largely, more often than not, normally, usually
adverb
Horatio mostly works with monkeys. I mean, for the most part he works with monkeys, not any other animal.

Examples

  • "Gin mostly."
  • "It's mostly accessories actually: scarves, belts, cufflinks, handbags: that kind of thing."
  • "But we mostly ride horses"
  • "Shopkeeper : Well we mostly supply to government organizations, although more and more leading corporations are purchasing these days."
  • "(English-speaking and Scandinavian mostly)"
  • "Mostly Scandinavian, but there was one from Vietnam."
  • "Icarus : Mostly yes, though it's gone a bit too far with the giant tortoises."
  • "Mostly. Would you like chicken, pork, or beef?"
  • "Denver, mostly."
  • "Vomited into a tiny paper sachet (mostly)."

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