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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fed-er-uh l]
    • /ˈfɛd ər əl/
    • /ˈfed·ər·əl/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fed-er-uh l]
    • /ˈfɛd ər əl/

Definitions of federally word

  • adjective federally pertaining to or of the nature of a union of states under a central government distinct from the individual governments of the separate states, as in federal government; federal system. 1
  • adjective federally of, relating to, or noting such a central government: federal offices. 1
  • adjective federally (initial capital letter) U.S. History. of or relating to the Federalists or to the Federalist party. supporting the principles of the Federalist party. (in the Civil War) pertaining to or supporting the Union government. relating to or adhering to the support of the Constitution. 1
  • adjective federally (initial capital letter) pertaining to or designating the styles of the decorative arts and architecture current in the U.S. from c1780 to c1830. 1
  • adjective federally of or relating to a compact or a league, especially a league between nations or states. 1
  • noun federally an advocate of federation or federalism. 1

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Origin of federally

First appearance:

before 1635
One of the 43% oldest English words
1635-45; earlier foederal < Latin foeder- (stem of foedus) league + -al1

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Parts of speech for Federally


federally popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 96% 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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