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OTHER WORDS FROM basicallyqua·si-ba·si·cal·ly, adverb
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You were basically the guy to do every dictator or crazy character, from Gaddafi and Ahmadinejad to Bin Laden.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“They basically said thanks a lot and shook our hands and took off,” Stammberger said.FBI Won’t Stop Blaming North Korea for Sony Hack -- Despite New Evidence|Shane Harris|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Basically, I was contacted and asked if an appeal could be opened on my behalf,” she told me from her home in Providence.The Insurance Company Promised a Gender Reassignment. Then They Made a Mistake.|James Joiner|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mistletoe is basically a vampire—but one of those an anti-hero type vampires.
“[It was basically] a room with no view,” as R metaphorically put it.Dungeons and Genital Clamps: Inside a Legendary BDSM Chateau|Ian Frisch|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But this new discovery founded an entirely new form of printing, which basically became the foundation of all succeeding methods.The Invention of Lithography|Alois Senefelder
Basically there were 11 months, from January to the date of my discharge or the date that he took off.Warren Commission (8 of 26): Hearings Vol. VIII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
"For this, basically, is what Satanism is," said Durtal to himself.L-bas|J. K. Huysmans
The man's costume was basically the same as ours—same general style, but many little differences of fashion.Crossroads of Destiny|Henry Beam Piper
Fear of hypnosis takes different forms, but basically it is the fear of revealing one's true feelings.A Practical Guide to Self-Hypnosis|Melvin Powers