orally orally  /ˈɔ rə li/


  1. (adv) (of drugs) through the mouth rather than through injection; by_mouth
  2. (adv) by spoken rather than written means


  1. You have orally informed us that you would in fact place a harmless insect such as a catapiller in the box with him.
  2. Afterward, the papers were removed and the 40 volunteers were asked to recall, orally, the place names and the names of the people coming to the party.
  3. You have to orally connect the bits because somebody is listening to it.


  1. BioLineRx Enters into Collaboration to Develop and Commercialize Hepatitis C Drug with CTTQ, Leading Chinese Pharma ...

    JERUSALEM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BioLineRx (NASDAQ: BLRX) (TASE: BLRX), a biopharmaceutical development company, announced today that it has signed an out-licensing agreement with Jiangsu Chia-tai Tianqing Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (CTTQ), the leading Chinese pharmaceutical company in the liver disease therapeutic area, for the development and commercialization of BL-8030, an orally available ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire

  2. Scheherazade: From storytelling 'slave' to 'first feminist'

    The stories of One Thousand and One Nights are among the world's most famous works of literature. Scheherazade and her stories have become a touchstone of Arab culture, passed down orally for centuries, and now Lebanese author Hanan al-Shaykh has published a modern retelling of the tales.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Minnesota Public Radio

  3. Potomac (Md.) All-Met Dion Wiley orally commits to Maryland

    Potomac (Md.) All-Met Dion Wiley orally committed to the University of Maryland on Friday morning.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Washington Post


  1. "We're about to see the great majority of Republicans deliver both orally and then by their votes a stunning vote of no confidence," Frank said.
    on Dec 10, 2008 By: Barney Frank Source: AFP

  2. "Basically, it rules out some of the bad stuff," Lucia said. "They are still trying to pinpoint [my illness], but they have a pretty good idea. I'm hopeful that whatever I have can be treated orally."
    on Jan 13, 2009 By: Don Lucia Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

  3. "The league presented a written proposal with minor variations of concepts that were presented orally by the NHL last Thursday," Saskin said. "We told the league last week and again today that their multilayered salary-cap proposals were not...
    on Feb 3, 2005 By: Ted Saskin Source: Seattle Times

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