particularly

[ per-tik-yuh-ler-lee, puh-tik- ]
/ pərˈtɪk yə lər li, pəˈtɪk- /

adverb

in a particular or to an exceptional degree; especially: He read it with particularly great interest.
in a particular manner; specifically; individually.
in detail; minutely.

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Origin of particularly

First recorded in 1350–1400; Middle English. See particular, -ly

synonym study for particularly

1. See especially.
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British Dictionary definitions for particularly

particularly
/ (pəˈtɪkjʊləlɪ) /

adverb

very much; exceptionallyI wasn't particularly successful
in particular; specificallypensioners, particularly the less well-off
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