Basically meaning

bāsĭ-kə-lē, -klē
For the most part; chiefly.

They basically do what they are supposed to.

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In a basic way; fundamentally or essentially.

Throughout the ordeal, he remained basically the same.

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In a fundamental, essential or basic manner.

They've added some fancy features, but it's basically still a car.

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Origin of basically

  • From basic + -ally

    From Wiktionary