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Pronunciation:  `or'dnehrulee

WordNet Dictionary
[adv]  under normal conditions; "usually she was late"

ORDINARILY is a 10 letter word that starts with O.


 Synonyms: commonly, normally, unremarkably, usually
 Antonyms: outstandingly, remarkably, unco, unusually



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Or"di*na*ri*ly\, adv.
According to established rules or settled method; as a rule;
commonly; usually; in most cases; as, a winter more than
ordinarily severe.

      Those who ordinarily pride themselves not a little upon
      their penetration.                       --I. Taylor.

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