Definition of 'specifically'
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Example sentences containing 'specifically'
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Specifically he worries about the impact that having a famous father has on his daughters. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Recent attacks have specifically targeted public places popular with tourists. The Sun (2015) Use one specifically recommended by a dermatologist if you use one at all. PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002) Books aimed specifically at juveniles began to roll off the presses. America Past and Present (1995)This snazzy satchel has a removable compartment designed specifically for the tablet. The Sun (2013)Also ask specifically about the risk of infection and blood clots. The Sun (2010)This one is designed specifically for use after cosmetic surgery and procedures such as laser treatment. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The questions can be innocuous or specifically designed to catch them out. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The money was specifically used for the war effort. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Many of them were turning to sources of the drug designed specifically for sportsmen and women. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Sport has been used for specifically political ends. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is specifically designed to perform anywhere and overcome any obstacle. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Often they don't know what the vote is specifically about. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Perhaps they were not included because they haven't written books specifically about the topic. Christianity Today (2000)But he denied it was specifically about the nuclear stand-off. The Sun (2006)And although he is not talking specifically about restaurants, he might as well be. Times, Sunday Times (2014)From the outset, the group worked with companies to design and deliver education programmes suited specifically to their needs. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This has meant that potent drugs normally too toxic for human beings can be used to treat cancers because they can be targeted so specifically. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He took various assessments and then designed a programme specifically for me,' she says. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It also runs an internal women's network, as well as training and education programmes specifically tailored for female workers. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'specifically'
British English: specifically /spɪˈsɪfɪklɪ/ ADVERB
You use specifically to emphasize that a subject is being considered separately from other subjects.
They will work out an exercise programme designed specifically for you.
- American English: specifically
- Arabic: عَلَى وَجْهِ التَّحْدِيد
- Brazilian Portuguese: especificamente
- Chinese: 具体地
- Croatian: specifično
- Czech: konkrétně
- Danish: specielt
- Dutch: met name
- European Spanish: específicamente
- Finnish: erityisesti
- French: spécifiquement
- German: spezifisch
- Greek: συγκεκριμένα
- Italian: specificamente
- Japanese: 特に
- Korean: 구체적으로
- Norwegian: spesielt
- Polish: szczególnie
- European Portuguese: especificamente
- Romanian: anume
- Russian: особенно
- Spanish: específicamente
- Swedish: särskilt
- Thai: เป็นพิเศษ
- Turkish: özellikle
- Ukrainian: особливо
- Vietnamese: cụ thể là
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