Definition of 'in the main'
Example sentences containing 'in the main'
Times, Sunday Times (2008) Molly Keane's Ireland (1993)
Inevitably and regrettably there were losers ; but in the main a rigorous sense of common sense prevailed.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Others might view it more casually, perhaps taking part in the main seasonal festivals but ignoring the gods for the rest of the year.The Gods of Asgard (1989)
The final straw came when a group lit a huge fire in the main house ; luckily the fire brigade extinguished it before the house burnt down.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
While the rooms in the main part of the house are all well proportioned, the relatively small kitchen jutting out from the rear is a letdown.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
This weekend, a record number of more than 64,000 runners will take part in the main and junior races.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Warm up for at least a minute, preferably doing the activity you will be performing Fast in the main part of the workout.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Definition of in the main from the Collins English Dictionary