virtually

[ vur-choo-uh-lee ]
/ ˈvɜr tʃu ə li /

adverb

for the most part; almost wholly; just about: He is virtually unknown.

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Origin of virtually

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at virtual, -ly

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH virtually

figuratively literally virtually (see usage note at literally)
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British Dictionary definitions for virtually

virtually
/ (ˈvɜːtʃʊəlɪ) /

adverb

in effect though not in fact; practically; nearly
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