especially especially  /ə ˈspɛʃ li/

Definition(s):

  1. (adv) to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common
  2. (adv) in a special manner

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Eat more vegetable protein, especially from beans in general and soybeans in particular.
  2. It's a wind turbine designed especially for home use.
  3. But American parents especially may wish to study up on the possible candidates.

News

  1. Wash. heroin use, deaths up., especially in youth

    Heroin use and related deaths have increased significantly across Washington over the past decade, especially among people younger than 30, according to a new study released Wednesday.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

  2. Heroin use and deaths up in WA, especially in youth

    SEATTLE -- Heroin use and related deaths have increased significantly across Washington over the past decade. A new study released Wednesday say the increase is especially noticeable among people younger than 30. Young people are finding it cheaper and easier to get heroin than prescription opiates, and both kinds of drugs offer a similar high and danger of addiction. That's according to Caleb ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KREM.com Spokane

  3. ESPECIALLY FOR SENIORS: For seniors, knowledge is power

    Six years ago, figures from AARP showed that Maine is not just the “oldest” state (15 percent are 65 or older) but it’s the poorest – especially for senior citizens. More than one in five Mainers age 65-plus receive Social Security and for 25 percent of them, it’s their only income.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sun Chronicle

Quotes

  1. "Everyone was super nice and friendly to me," Hilton wrote. "I love South Africa! Such an amazing place, especially during The World Cup! Hope that clears everything up."
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Paris Hilton Source: The Associated Press

  2. "I am especially saddened because the accident occurred during the events celebrating Independence Day, which is a day that should be filled with pride and joy for all Iowans and Americans," Culver said.
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Chet Culver Source: The Associated Press

  3. "I just need to keep progressing and keep moving my way up the board," he said. "It's a long haul. The US Open is not going to get easier as the week goes on -- especially on the weekend. And from what I hear it's supposed to be overcast, so...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Tiger Wood Source: ESPN

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ambivalent ambivalent
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