Synonyms of in the main
in the main
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on the wholeDictionary • In the main, children are taboo in the workplace.
on the whole • On the whole, women are having children much later these days.
generally • University teachers generally have admitted a lack of enthusiasm about their subjects.
mainly • The birds live mainly on nectar.
mostly • I am working with mostly highly motivated people.
in general • In general, it was the better educated voters who voted Yes in the referendum.
for the most part • For the most part, they try to keep out of local disputes.
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for the most part
generallyYou use generally to give a summary of a situation, activity, or idea without referring to the particular details of it.
• University teachers generally have admitted a lack of enthusiasm about their subjects.
Thesaurus for in the main from the Collins English Thesaurus
on the whole; for the most part