informally informally  /ɪn ˈfɔr mə li/

Definition(s):

  1. (adv) without formality
  2. (adv) with the use of colloquial expressions

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Mathews says he has informally counted 120 different nationalities by examining guesthouse logs.
  2. Mathews says he has informally counted 120 different nationalities by examining guesthouse logs.
  3. In Salt Lake City, Utah, on a block known informally as Welfare Square, stands a 15-barreled silo filled with wheat: 19 million lbs.

News

  1. Ingersoll-Rand sees IRS proposing $400M-$700M owed in tax on debt

    Ingersoll-Rand disclosed in a regulatory filing that recently an Internal Revenue Service examination team informally advised the company of its position with respect to interest payments on intercompany ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Theflyonthewall.com via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Report Card Grades for NASCAR's 15 Biggest Stars

    Be it formally or informally, when you're a star in any sport, you're graded by your coaches, the media, fans and even members of opposing teams. With that in mind, and now that we're closing in on the 15th race of the Sprint Cup season this Sunday at Michigan International Speedway, it's time to issue report cards for the sport's 15 biggest stars. There may be some surprises, but we've ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  3. Helicopter drops delight spectators

    Technically, it's called a helibucket.  Informally, it's known by the copyrighted name of Bambi Bucket.  In any case, its use in aerial firefighting fascinates spectators watching the process during the Black Forest Wildfire. On Thursday, several helicopters visited ponds along Murphy Road in El Paso County.  A steady stream of traffic pulled over, and people eagerly got out to watch and take ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: KRDO Colorado Springs

Quotes

  1. "The president recalls hearing complaints about election fraud not being vigorously prosecuted and believes he may have informally mentioned it to the attorney general," explained White House spokeswoman Dana Perino.
    on Mar 18, 2007 By: Dana Perino Source: Baltimore Sun

  2. "More and more, the justices are spending time talking off the bench informally to reporters, on the record, off the record, in public, on tape, on film," Hutchinson said.
    on Dec 25, 2006 By: Dennis Hutchinson Source: Forbes

  3. "I know Michael spoke informally to (Mercedes boss Dieter) Zetsche and Mercedes when he was at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix," Weber told Bild on Sunday. "And, of course, he often speaks with Ross Brawn. But Michael has not said anything to me...
    on Nov 22, 2009 By: Willi Weber Source: AFP

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