A a


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [uh-dish-uh-nl]
    • /əˈdɪʃ ə nl/
    • /əˈdɪʃənəli/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-dish-uh-nl]
    • /əˈdɪʃ ə nl/

Definitions of additionally word

  • adverb additionally You use additionally to introduce something extra such as an extra fact or reason. 3
  • adverb additionally Additionally is used to say that something happens to a greater extent than before. 3
  • adjective additionally added; more; supplementary: additional information. 1
  • noun additionally As an extra factor or circumstance. 1
  • adverb additionally furthermore 1
  • adverb additionally By way of addition; in addition to; also. 0

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Origin of additionally

First appearance:

before 1630
One of the 42% oldest English words
First recorded in 1630-40; addition + -al1

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Parts of speech for Additionally


additionally popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 82% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for additionally

adv additionally

  • also — You can use also to give more information about a person or thing, or to add another relevant fact.
  • and — You use and to link two or more words, groups, or clauses.
  • plus — more by the addition of; increased by: ten plus two is twelve.

adjective additionally

  • immensely — vast; huge; very great: an immense territory.
  • inordinately — not within proper or reasonable limits; immoderate; excessive: He drank an inordinate amount of wine.
  • over — above in place or position: the roof over one's head.
  • over and above — above in place or position: the roof over one's head.

adverb additionally

  • as well — You use as well when mentioning something which happens in the same way as something else already mentioned, or which should be considered at the same time as that thing.
  • in addition — also, as well
  • moreover — in addition to what has been said; further; besides.
  • furthermore — moreover; besides; in addition: Furthermore, he left orders not to be disturbed.

Antonyms for additionally

adverb additionally

  • intrinsically — belonging to a thing by its very nature: the intrinsic value of a gold ring.
  • basically — You use basically for emphasis when you are stating an opinion, or when you are making an important statement about something.
  • in essence — the basic, real, and invariable nature of a thing or its significant individual feature or features: Freedom is the very essence of our democracy.
  • in substance — that of which a thing consists; physical matter or material: form and substance.
  • firstly — in the first place; first.

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