- Especially is defined as particularly or to a greater degree.
- An example of especially is when someone is a really a great cardplayer.
- An example of especially is when a particular car like a Ferrari is nicer than all other cars.
especially definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
particularly; mainly; to a marked degree; unusually
especially definition by American Heritage Dictionary
To an extent or degree deserving of special emphasis; particularly.